Certified kulelat! Joy Belmonte, Mel Aguilar flunk survey on Metro Manila mayors’ COVID-19 response
Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte and Las Piñas City Mayor Imelda Aguilar got the lowest satisfaction ratings among Metro Manila’s 17 mayors in terms of their COVID-19 response.
Based on the survey conducted by RLR Research and Analysis Inc., less than half of Quezon City and Las Piñas residents were satisfied by Belmonte and Aguilar’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Belmonte’s satisfaction rating was 47 percent while Aguilar’s was 46 percent.
Topping the survey was Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto with a 97 percent satisfaction rating, followed by Marikina Mayor Marcelino Teodoro with 95 percent; Pateros Mayor Miguel Ponce III had a satisfaction rating of 94 percent while Manila Mayor Isko Moreno at Valenzuela City Mayor Rex Gatchalian were tied with a satisfaction rating of 92 percent.
Fifth on the list was Mandaluyong Mayor Menchie Abalos, with a satisfaction rating of 90 percent.
The survey was conducted from May 14 until June 2. The results were based on satisfaction rating indicated by residents in the local government unit led by the mayor concerned.