|BARANGAY CLEANLINESS CONTEST|
Quezon City environmental protection and waste management department headFrederika Rentoy (2nd from right, front row) represents MayorHerbert Bautista during the local launching of the search for Metro Manila’scleanest and most compliant barangay in the implementation of Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 at QC Hall.
The search,also known as Barangay Power 2012: Malinis, Kanais-nais, was launched by the Metro Manila DevelopmentAuthority (MMDA) in an effort to motivate and encourage the 1,705 barangays comprising Metro Manilato maintain cleanliness in their respective areas of jurisdiction. Awarding of winners will be held on November7.
Joining Ms. Rentoy during the programlaunching are MMDA general manager Corazon Jimenez and Juan Jovian Ingeniero, QuezonCity-Department of Interior and Local Government (QC-DILG) director.
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