The Quezon City government is preparing for the eventual closure of the Payatas landfill by the end of the year as it already nearing its limit, City Administrator Aldrin Cuña said on Friday.
Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department
There will be no interruption in garbage collection services in Quezon City during the Holy Week.
The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) described as "almost perfect" the state of preparedness of Quezon City, as seen during the conduct of the national simultaneous earthquake drill at the QC Hall grounds on Friday.
The Quezon City Council has allowed the city government to buy an air quality monitoring system designed to measure the volume of air pollutants and other particulate matters emitted by vehicles and establishments in the city.
In anticipation of the increase in the volume of trash generated during the Yuletide season, the Quezon City government announced that regular garbage collection operation will be conducted by the city’s Environmental Protection and Waste…