MWSS Administrator Reynaldo V. Velasco together with the new MWSS DA for Innovation and Technology, Romeo D. Roderos and other MWSS and Manila Water officials held a meeting on July 25, 2018 with Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte to discuss plans for the Balara Filter Compound.

Administrator Velasco showed the recently concluded MWSS 140th anniversary video that includes the presentation of the proposed Eco-Tourism Development plan for a 79-hectare Water-Eco Park and Research Development Center in Balara Area, Quezon City by the renowned Architect Felino A. Palafox Jr. & Associates. With this outlined proposal, the proper relocation of settlers within the Balara Filter Compound was also discussed and the on-going construction of C5-Katipunan Extension Road by DPWH.

The Q.C. officials along with the water officials, continue to aspire for a better environment for the people of Metro Manila especially the citizens of Quezon City.