A city-wide clean-up drive is set tomorrow, Friday, January 27, 2017 organized by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in collaboration with the City Government of Cagayan de Oro. This activity is part of the national clean-up based on Proclamation No. 760 series 2014 declaring every month of January as Zero Waste Month as well as the 17th Anniversary of RA 9003 (Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000).
The activity is aimed at strengthening the implementation of RA 9003 and mobilizing all the local government units for a one-day clean-up with the participation of all sectors of society, hence achieving partnership towards people’s empowerment movement.
As listed below, the target areas are those affected by the recent urban flooding. This year’s clean-up them is “Aim for Zero, Be A Hero”. The clean-up starts at 6:00AM.