Pursuant to the recommendation of the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of the Corona Virus Disease 2019 Resolution No. 11 series of 2020, declaring Code Red Sub-Level 2 on the COVID-19 pandemic, and suspending work in the Executive Department in Metro Manila, Memorandum of the Executive Secretary dated March 13, 2020 on the Stringent Social Distancing Measures and Further Guidelines for the Management of the Corona Virus Disease 2019 Situation,
Pursuant to the recommendation of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on the management of the Corona Virus Disease 2019 situation, Resolution No. 11, Series of 2020, declaring Code Red Sub-Level 2 on the COVID-19 threat, banning land, domestic air and domestic sea travel to and from Metro Manila and suspending work in the executive branch of the government from March 15, 2020 to April 12,2020, all hearings scheduled by the Water Rights Division of the National Water Resources Board (NWRB) within said period shall be postponed to a later date. This Board shall issue the appropriate orders for the rescheduling of the hearings.
Quezon City, 13 March 2020.
ATTY. ELENITO M. BAGALIHOG
Chief, Water Right Division
Increase in water allocation for municipal water use due to COVID-19
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB), in consultation with the Technical Working Group on the Angat Dam Operations, increases the water allocation for the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) from the current 42 cubic meters per second (CMS) to its normal allocation of 46 CMS effective today, March 12, until March 31, 2020.
Postponement of World Water Day Philippines 2020 Activities
In line with Resolution No. 10 of the Inter-agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Disease “Recommendations for the Management of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation”, major World Water Day Philippines 2020 activities are postponed as follows: