Emerson Carlos - updates

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MMDA pays contractor P7M based on fake COA document

Jan 24, 2020 - 8:22 AM

Emerson Carlos, former Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) chair, along with two other MMDA officials, faces an investigation with regards to a payment for steel pedestrian bridges

Most Aquino Cabinet members richer in 2015

Jun 22, 2016 - 5:33 PM

The assets lists of 5 Cabinet members are not yet available: Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Emmanuel Esguerra

SALN. Most members of the Aquino Cabinet grew richer in 2015. File photo by Benhur Arcayan/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

LIVESTREAM: 2016 Nationwide quake drill

Jun 22, 2016 - 8:22 AM

Watch the Pagyanig and MMShakeDrill live on Rappler

MMDA and Firechat partner for #MMShakeDrill

Jun 17, 2016 - 12:25 PM

MMDA encourages citizens local government officials volunteers and private sector partners to download FireChat a free messaging app on their Android or iOS smartphone

#MMShakeDrill: MMDA launches website for June 22 quake drill

May 30, 2016 - 5:27 PM

The Metro Manila ShakeDrill will be held on Wednesday June 22 2016

Why did the MMDA suspend its accredited towing company?

May 25, 2016 - 2:13 PM

An MMDA accredited towing company is in hot water after its employees allegedly attempt to extort money from a frantic vehicle owner Here s what happened and what you can do to prevent it from happening to you

SUSPENDED. MMDA suspends all operations of Arcson Towing Company pending further investigation of the viral Facebook post by the victim. Photo by Kristen Ann Uy de Baron

MMDA and Rappler partner to make Metro Manila earthquake-ready

May 14, 2016 - 1:59 PM

This year s MMShakeDrill takes place on Wednesday June 22 2016

PARTNERS. MMDA and Rappler have inked an agreement to cooperate for this year's #MMShakeDrill. Photo by Lou Gepuela / Rappler

Authorities set stage for second #MMShakeDrill

May 13, 2016 - 10:56 AM

This year s Metro Manila Shake Drill takes place on June 22

MMDA to deploy more than 2,000 personnel for May 9 polls

May 06, 2016 - 11:53 PM

MMDA Chairman Emerson Carlos says that 2 664 personnel are expected to man roads around polling precincts where heavy traffic is expected

MMDA set to enforce no-contact apprehension policy on April 15

Apr 13, 2016 - 10:06 AM

Starting Friday April 15 motorists caught violating traffic rules via CCTV footage will be issued notices

APPREHENDED. Starting April 15, the MMDA will re-implement its no-contact apprehension policy to catch erring motorists. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

MMDA turns over illegal campaign tarps for recycling

Feb 24, 2016 - 12:14 PM

A truckload of confiscated campaign materials will be used by the Babuyan Islands Mission to create bags for 1 500 students in the far flung island

FOR RECYCLING. Tarps torn down from non-common poster areas will be given to groups for recycling. The MMDA has so far torn down 7 tons of illegal campaign materials. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

MMDA to re-implement no-contact apprehension policy

Feb 16, 2016 - 2:33 PM

Under the policy the MMDA will use CCTV cameras to catch and fine traffic violators

epa02891049 Filipino traffic enforcer Joseph Bumanglag aims a speedgun on speeding motorists at a hi-way in Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines on 01 September 2011. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) imposes a maximum speed limit for all types of vehicles to eradicate the high incidence of reckless and unlawful drag racing along major roads. EPA/FRANCIS R. MALASIG

Comelec asks netizens to report campaign offenses

Feb 02, 2016 - 7:43 PM

The poll body also partners with the MMDA and public works department which will remove signages that bear the names of government officials running in 2016

CAMPAIGN RUBBISH. Flyers and posters are scattered everywhere after the 2010 national elections. Photo by Francis R. Malasig / EPA

MMDA, NDRRMC launch updated quake contingency plan

Dec 18, 2015 - 3:47 PM

Anticipating that Bulacan and other neighboring provinces may also be affected by the Big One the 2010 Oplan Metro Yakal is updated

Ahead of APEC in Manila, Aquino names new MMDA chief

Oct 30, 2015 - 8:40 PM

Former MMDA assistant general manager for operations Emerson Carlos is named new chairman

TOLENTINO'S REPLACEMENT. Atty. Emerson Carlos was named new MMDA Chairman.

MMDA traffic enforcers don summer attire

Mar 16, 2015 - 1:45 PM

Starting March 16 traffic enforcers will wear short pants and polo shirts to beat the summer heat They will also be allowed heat stroke breaks in the afternoon

Traffic constables of the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) strut in their summer outfit while directing traffic along EDSA in Quezon City on Monday, March 16. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler