Capitol gives water districts five days to settle P4-M tax liabilities

Six water districts in Catanduanes has been given five days to pay a total of P4.47 million in franchise tax liabilities to the provincial government dating back to 2013. According…

4,000 VIWAD consumers waterless for three days

Personnel of the Virac Water District finally removed debris obstructing the intake tank of the Cauayan source last Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021. The VIWAD management had initially thought it would…

Consumers to shoulder VIWAD’s P2.6-M tax payments to Capitol

Should the Virac Water District pay off the P2.6-million local franchise tax due the provincial government, it will be its 8,600 concessionaires who will eventually bear the burden through pass-on…

VIWAD seeks first water rate increase in 15 years

Weighed down by the recent pandemic no-disconnection policy, the management of the Virac Water District is seeking a two-step water rate increase that would bring the cost of a cubic…