Mayor Inday orders clean up of rivers, streams

Mayor Inday Sara Duterte has ordered the creation of a technical working group tasked to facilitate the desilting of rivers and streams in Davao City.

Mayor Inday issued Executive Order No. 09 series of 2018 to address the problem of overflowing of rivers and flooding the city.

There is a need to allow desilting operations within the watershed areas to address the heavy siltation problem in rivers and streams, which could result in overflowing of water and flooding during rainy seasons, she said.

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Posted May 03, 2018 by City Information Office.