The MWSS signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Local Government Unit of General Nakar, Quezon at the MWSS Bulwagan Hall, last September 27, 2017. The MOA aims to strengthen the existing watershed management initiatives at the General Nakar Watersheds towards long-term sustainability for the existing and future water sources projects in General Nakar such as Sumag Diversion Project and the rehabilitation of Umiray-Angat Transbasin Tunnel Project, which are both under the jurisdiction of the Municipality.
The event was attended by MWSS Administrator PDDG Reynaldo Velasco, Atty. Patrick Lester Ty (Chief Regulator, MWSS-Regulatory Office), Mr. Ronald Padua (CPF Chairman/Water Supply Ops-Maynilad), Mr. Geodino Carpio (CEO, Manila Water) and Mayor Eliseo Ruzol (General Nakar, Quezon). Also in attendance are the Vice Mayor, councilors, municipal administrator of General Nakar and management officials of MWSS Corporate Office, MWSS Regulatory Office, Maynilad and Manila Water.
Mr. Ronald Padua gave the welcoming remarks, while, Mayor Eliseo Ruzol and MWSS Administrator PDDG Reynaldo Velasco gave keynote messages. The two expressed confidence on the benefits the project will bring not only to MWSS constituents but to the people of General Nakar as well.