Manila Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso led the launching of the “Kubeta Ko” project last December 15, 2020 at Barangay 275, Parola, Manila.
Joining Mayor Isko during the launch was Vice Mayor Maria Sheilah ‘Honey’ Lacuna-Pangan.
In order to provide a safe environment for the residents of Manila, ‘Kubeta Ko’ project was launched in partnership with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and British Embassy Manila in order to provide a safe environment for the residents of Manila.
The pilot implementation of the project that features an indoor toilet, riverside toilet, and a communal space toilet was made at Barangay 275.
Among the distinguished guests during the event are DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu who was represented by DENR Undersecretary for Policy, Planning and International Affairs Atty. Jonas R. Leonoes, British Embassy Manila’s Director for International Trade and Investment Mr. Richard Colley, Maynilad Water Services Inc. President and CEO Ramoncito S. Fernandez, and Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System Manager for Water and Sewerage Department Engr. Ramon R. Fabul.
Office of the Mayor Special Projects Head Arch. Joy Dawis Asuncion, District 3 Representative Cong. Yul Servo Nieto, and District 3 Councilors Hon. Pamela “Fa” Fugoso-Pascual, Hon. Ernesto “Jong” Isip, jr., Hon. Timothy Oliver “Tol” Zarcal, Hon. Johanna Maureen “Apple” Nieto-Rodriguez, Atty. Joel Chua and Hon. Terrence F. Alibarbar were also present during the event, along with Barangay 275 Chairman Willie N. Masakayan and their officials. -JKG