DENR OIC Assistant Secretary Gilbert C. Gonzales (Field Operations-Luzon and Visayas) joined Parañaque City Mayor-elect Eric L. Olivarez in the inauguration of Interceptor Box and Communal Septic Tank in Barangay Baclaran, Parañaque City on Tuesday, 14 June 2022.
Asec. Gonzales was accompanied by DENR National Capital Region OIC Assistant Regional Director for Technical Services, Engr. Ignacio R. Almira, Jr., and Metropolitan Environmental Office-South Director Bobby Tagapan while Mayor Olivares came with the members of the Parañaque City Council and Parañaque CENRO Bernie Amurao. The Interceptor Box and Communal Septic Tank is a project of DENR, the Parañaque City government, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), and Maynilad Water Services, Inc. It aims to reduce the amount of pollutants discharged into Estero Tripa de Gallina and Manila Bay