A company planning to reclaim a 149-hectare portion of Manila Bay to build a site for offices, factories and residential areas on Saturday sought to assure residents of coastal areas of Manila Bay, including those in Cavite and Laguna, that the project would have no adverse effects on their communities.
By Doris C. Bongcac
, Edison A. Delos Angeles
Water pipes and more tents were installed yesterday at the temporary relocation site for Mahiga Creek settlers in Block 27 of the city’s North Reclamation Area. At least 10 tents are now ready for use by families whose shanties along the creek were demolished starting May 2, said Alvin Santillana, head of the city’s anti-disaster [...]