MANILA BAY DAY CELEBRATION
In celebration of the Manila Bay Day, the Manila Bay Coordinating Office joined the Manila Bay –Site Management Office Region 3 in the celebration organized by PENRO-Pampanga and Local Government of Pampanga held on December 18, 2015.
The event started with the parade participated by different stakeholders and mandamus agencies, highlighted by a tour showing the best practices in the Bamboo Nature Park and Central Materials Recovery Facility located in Sta. Catalina, Lubao, Pampanga.
The Manila Bay Day Celebration is to commemorate the day that the Supreme Court rendered a decision G.R. No. 171947-48, ordering the defendant-government agencies (13 mandamus agencies), “to cleanup, rehabilitate, and preserve Manila Bay, and restore and maintain its waters to SB level (Class B seawaters per Water Classification Tables under DENR Administrative Order No.34, 1990) to make them fit for swimming, skin diving, and other forms of contact recreation.