Monday, May 11, 2009

Davao City Engineer's Mess


On the notion that our street -- which has never been flooded in twenty years -- needed widening of the ditches, the City Engineers office ordered a backhoe to tear up our sidewalks. Above is the result of their oh-so-brilliant operations.

Meanwhile, the narrow ditches on the adjacent street that DOES get flooded often continue to remain narrow and clogged.

Hooray for bureaucratic thinking.





2 comments:

  1. possibly thats the reason why the adjoining streets get flooded... just sayin, it need not be wrong...

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  2. They may have started in that area because of it's proximity to a school and that once school season starts it would be next to impossible to do any work.

    I do hope they get it tidied up before school season opens in June.

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