MCWD: Water production at normal levels

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 06/29/2016

DAILY water production in Metro Cebu has normalized this week according to the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD). In a press statement, MCWD attributed the normalization of the water tables to the rains brought about by the…

Building dams in Lusaran, Kotkot not a priority, MCWD says

Carmel Loise Matus 06/16/2016

THE Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) said it cannot prioritize the building and operation of dams at the Mananga-Kotkot-Lusaran river basins amid public clamor for additional sources of potable water. During a meeting of the Metro Cebu…

City plans to put up water stations in drought-affected areas

Sheila Mae Gumapon 05/24/2016

TO address water shortage, the Cebu City government is planning to put up water stations in areas affected by the dry spell. “We were thinking of putting up water stations around the city, but first we have…

CEBU’S WATER DROPS

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/06/2016

Conserve water. This was the advisory from the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) yesterday after it announced that the surface water supplies in Cebu City and province have started to drop to a dangerous low. Faced with…

MCWD submits plan

Victor Anthony V. Silva 02/12/2016

THE Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) beat its deadline and submitted yesterday an action plan on the rehabilitation of a pipeline attached to the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge. Engr. Noel Dalena, MCWD acting general manager, said in a letter…

Lahug fire victims get free water

01/20/2016

VICTIMS of the recent fire that left more than 700 persons homeless in barangay Lahug expressed their gratitude for the free water provided by the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD). A day after the fire, the water…

Free water for Sto. Niño devotees

PR 01/15/2016

THE Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) will continue with its yearly commitment to provide free potable water during the feast of the Señor Sto. Niño. MCWD will give free water to the participants of the solemn foot…

Devotee City opens on Friday

Marc Eric Cosep 01/12/2016

The Sinulog Devotee City will start accepting transients on Friday, said acting Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella. He told a news conference on Tuesday that 120 container vans have been placed in Compania Maritima near Cebu City…

Water supply, septage management projects planned for Metro Cebu

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/19/2015

The Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) will commission next year two major projects that will improve water supply and wastewater management in parts of Metro Cebu. These are the P600-million Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system…

Water district defends allowances

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/15/2015

THE Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) has filed an appeal with the Commission on Audit (COA) which disallowed benefits and allowances it gave last year. MCWD public affairs manager Charmaine Rodriguez-Kara said they have filed an appeal…

City to reblock 3 sitios in barangay Mambaling

Marc Eric Cosep 11/24/2015

Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said he wants sitio Kakahuyan in barangay Mambaling included in the reblocking of sitios of Puntod and Abya which were hit by a big fire last week. Sitio Kakahuyan was spared from…

Foreign-funded water supply project to benefit 80K residents

PR 11/11/2015

THE Netherlands’ ambassador to the Philippines Marion Derckx and representatives of various non-government organizations (NGOs) went to barangay Inayawan, Cebu City last Monday to meet the beneficiaries of its water supply project in the barangay. The project,…

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