City government on Wednesday vowed to sustain its drive to clear streets from all kinds of obstructions.
Instead the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), which imposed the 60-day deadline, is considering Marikina
as a template for expanding the campaign nationwide.
Traffic enforcers of Marikina
will aide the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) team in managing traffic along Katipunan Avenue and Marcos Highway.
City Council has approved an ordinance mandating the removal of gates in subdivisions so that motorists can use private roads to ease traffic congestion.
Water level in Marikina
River reached its first alarm on Friday afternoon as heavy rains brought by the southwest monsoon pummeled Metro Manila.
Manila: As a result of the massive flooding in Marikina
City and surrounding areas, the environment department has ordered an immediate stop in quarrying operations in the hinterland areas of Rizal province.
TEAM Manila overcame a lacklustre start to beat Team Marikina
2-1 to clinch the division 'I' title of the fifth BBK and Western Union Team Tennis Tournament, played at the Bahrain Tennis Federation courts in Isa Town.
City is now free from illegal settlers after 9,000 families were assured of security of land tenure through the help of the Social Housing Finance Corporation (SHFC).
Davao City has just become the first city outside Marikina
to put up a store devoted exclusively to selling the latter's most famous export - shoes.
The City of Marikina
is aiming to revive its footwear industry via the set up of a one-stop shop and the inclusion of shoemaking in the certification program of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda).
Some 1,500 informal settler families (ISFs) in Marikina
City have already received their land titles since Mayor Marcelino "Marcy" Teodoro took office in 2016.