FPIC process for the Kaliwa Dam Project: 3 years on and still going

  The MWSS has advanced to the next step of the Certification Precondition (CP) process for the Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) for the Kaliwa Dam Project, after the MOA negotiations with the Indigenous Peoples (IPs) of Quezon Province (conducted from October 13-15, 2020);  and the IPs of Rizal Province (conducted from November 3-5, continue reading : FPIC process for the Kaliwa Dam Project: 3 years on and still going

PRESS RELEASE: MWSS’ Clarification on the Release of Water from Dams

With the forecast of La Nina until February 2021, we wish to provide context to the issues particularly salient in Typhoon Cyclone Ulysses (TCU) flooding in Marikina, Rizal, and Bulacan. As part of the Integrated Warning Systems for the Angat and Ipo Dams, a Flood Forecasting and Warning System (FFWS) was established in 2007 WITH continue reading : PRESS RELEASE: MWSS’ Clarification on the Release of Water from Dams

NOTICE OF WATER INTERRUPTIONS: Installation of Flow Meter at the MWSS Right Of Way (“Project”) Bigte – Novaliches Aqueduct 4 (BNAQ 4) Raw Water Users MWSS – Right of Way

To All the MWSS Raw Water Users: As part of the MWSS continuous effort to improve the water facilities, please be advised that the MWSS – Common Purpose Facilities (CPF) will undertake the Installation of Flow Meters at the MWSS Tunnels and Aqueducts from lpo Dam to La Mesa Dam within the MWSS Right of continue reading : NOTICE OF WATER INTERRUPTIONS: Installation of Flow Meter at the MWSS Right Of Way (“Project”) Bigte – Novaliches Aqueduct 4 (BNAQ 4) Raw Water Users MWSS – Right of Way

DAM ADVISORY

As of 8:00 AM today, the Ipo Dam is at 100.58 meters, just .52cms less below the 101.10meters spilling level. The elevation is expected to rise further in anticipation of the intense rainfall brought by super typhoon Rolly. The Ipo Dam floodgates will be opened today at 4:00 PM at a slow release of approximately continue reading : DAM ADVISORY