City Information Division

Dapitan City — A motorcade around the city opens the four-day celebration of Dapitan City Water District’s 40th founding anniversary with its theme: “DapCWD: 40 years of history, dedication and public service.”

A tree planting activity was organized in Barangay Opao in partnership with the PNP, Youth Ministry Organization and Sangguniang Kabataan.

They also carried out an outreach program at Dapitan City Jail and the city’s quarantine facility, sports fest for the employees, thanksgiving mass, a blessing of the compound, a raffle draw and a virtual forum on its concessionaires and consumers to discuss developments and other future projects for the agency.

A tribute was rendered to retired employees for their services that contributed to the agency’s achievements.

In his message, Alemarlou B. Dagpin, general manager of Dapitan City Water District said that he is jubilant about what the agency has become for the past 40 years. There may be imperfections with the services, but they [employees] are trying their best to deliver quality services.

A water source visit and clean-up drive for its sources in Talyaman and Ambogoc are also scheduled.

The management projects to expand its areas of operation to provide every household access to clean and potable water.