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QC adopts a disaster contingency plan for “The Big One”

FOLLOWING a recent mild earthquake that rocked Metro Manila, the Quezon City legislature has adopted the updated “Quezon City Contingency Plan for Earthquake.” This after the QC Council unanimously passed City Resolution SP 7460-2018 introduced by Councilor Ramon Medalla. The resolution aims to strengthen the city’s resiliency against human induced or natural disasters by recognizing […]

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Metro Manila Shake Drill is fairly successful

THE Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) gave its workforce a modest 85 percent grade for performing their assigned tasks “very well” during the recently concluded Metro Manila Shake Drill. “The Shake Drill was well organized and our personnel know their tasks very well, they know what to do when disaster strikes,” said MMDA General Manager […]