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Cong. Albee - Environment Programs

GREENING OF THE 3RD DISTRICT

Advocacy for environment protection through intensive tree-planting activities have become a convergence initiative in the Third District, as the Office of Cong. Albee spearheaded tree-growing projects all throughout his second term.


Volunteers at Sitio Campuestohan, Brgy. Cabatangan, Talisay City.

A total of 113,500 fruit-bearing, forest trees and bamboo seedlings procured with the assistance of the Department of Natural Resources (DENR) have been planted by volunteers from both the government and private sector, working side by side in upland barangays in Murcia, Talisay, Silay, E.B. Magalona and Victorias.

METRO THIRD UNIFIED SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

          A unified approach to finding solutions to the problem of solid waste disposal in the Third District of Negros Occidental will soon be a reality.


Together for Metro 3rd environment initiative. (left to right) Silay VM Joedith Gallego, Murcia VM Gerry Rojas, Talisay Mayor Neil Lizares, Murcia Mayor Andrew Montelibano, Victorias Mayor Frederick Palanca, 3rd District Cong. Albee Benitez, Silay Mayor Mark Golez, and EB Magalona Marvin Malacon.

           Congressman Alfredo Benitez led a meeting with all the mayors of the Third District and the Chief Executive Officer of the Sure Global W2Wi, Julia Boughton, to discuss results of a Waste Amount Characterization Survey and related analysis and assessment in the Third District and Bacolod City conducted in 2015, and a proposal on a unified solid waste management program.