Taguig prepares for storm 'Ulysses'
In preparation for the potential effects of Tropical Depression Ulysses in the city, Taguig City's resident meteorologist Christian Mikko Gabaldon briefed the Executive Council led by Mayor Lino Cayetano on Monday on the expected track of the weather disturbance and what to expect in Taguig in the coming days.
During the hazard pre-assessment, TOWER OIC Fil Garciano also presented potential hazards in various barangays in the city including floods, strong winds and landslides.
Preparations for the TD Ulysses were also tackled including monitoring flood-prone and landslide areas, and establishing designated evacuation centers in different barangays, as well as rolling out important reminders and advisories on the local government's online platforms to keep all Taguigeños safe during the rainy season.
The Taguig local government administered 16,625 coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines on Saturday, double the National Vaccination Operations Center's stipulated target of 8,000 daily, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. ...