Navotas strengthens flood rescue team
An addition of 19 flood rescuers has been added to the government of Navotas after graduating from the recently held 2-day flood rescue training program by the Metro Manila Development Authority at Sitio Pulo, Brgy. Tanza 1.
Mayor Toby Tiangco congratulated the recent graduates, composed of barangay representatives and members of the city’s volunteer rescue groups.
Navotas is surrounded by bodies of water, the Manila Bay and Navotas-Malabon River that is why it is important that they can ensure safety of their constituents during times of calamities.
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