Consistent with the mandates of cleaning, rehabilitating and preserving the Manila Bay, DILG NE, in coordination with LGU of Jaen, the showcase municipality for the month of August, conducted clean-up activity on August 15, 2014 at Brgy. San Pablo, Municipality of Jaen.
The activity commenced at 6:30 in the morning with a short opening program. ARD Abraham A. Pascua, Ph.D., CESO III, reminded everyoneof the mandate of the Supreme Court in rehabilitating the Manila Bay and the responsibility of each every The successful conduct of the endeavor was made possible by the collaborative effort of DILG-NE headed by ARD Pascua and Local Government Unit of Jaen, headed by the Honorable Mayor Santiago R. Austria.
The activity was participated in by the C/MLGOOs of District IV, staff from the Provincial Office, all Punong Barangays of the municipality, some LGU officials and citizens of Brgy. San Pablo. A total of 85 participants took part in the above mentioned activity with an estimated 65 bags of garbage collected during the clean-up.