The medium-level housing units were built after almost three decades, with the struggle beginning in 1984 under the helm of Jess Maglente, the current president of the Metro Heights Compound Residents Association. Maglente, an informal settler, was often rebuffed by… Continue Reading →
“From informal settlers to new homeowners.” This was how Secretary of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas envisioned the transformation of the lives of 765 informal settler families from Brgy. Apolonio Samson, Quezon City, who will soon hold the keys to their new homes.
Yesterday morning, police officers helped 135 fire victim families in Barangay 201, Pasay City transport their belongings and evacuate to safer homes. The families were evacuated from Cutcut Creek, which was declared a dangerous waterway under the OPLAN LIKAS program… Continue Reading →