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Serve the people well- ZCWD urged during 43rd anniversary

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The people of the city deserves nothing but the best and as workers at a critical utility firm, the best effort is demanded of you in the discharge of your functions daily at Zamboanga City Water District.

This was common message delivered by top city officials and ZCWD General manager Leonardo Rey Vasquez during last Saturday’s (April 1, 2017) 43rd Anniversary celebration held at the Water Treatment Plant (WTP) in Pasonanca.

Mayor BengClimaco, making an early address amidst a late afternoon drizzle, called for better service from ZCWD in the delivery of potable water to consumers.

She challenged the water district leadership to hasten the implementation of various on-going projects to increase delivery capacity to a fast growing customer base in the city.

Congress Representative Manuel Jose Dalipe praised ZCWD for its dedication in improving water supply delivery in the city, while District I Representative Celso Lobregat hailed efforts of the district at expanding its production base but at the same time called on the water utility firm to hasten work on its pipe laying project and ease the traffic congestion it was causing.

General Manager Vasquez, issued the call anew for the entire water district workforce to join hands and close ranks in delivering the best service possible when providing water to its customers here.

‘Much can be achieved if we all work together and focus on the singular goal of better water delivery services to the people’, Vasquez emphasized.

The celebration comes at a time when the district is pursuing two big ticket projects, the 50 MLP Prime Water Plant in Pamucutan and the NRW reduction project, as it expands production capacity to meet demand from a growing consumer base.

Honoured during the same program were employees who served the water district for the past 25, 30, 35 and 40 years with loyalty and dedication.

Certificates of recognition and gift items were handed out to the honorees by members of the board of directors, General Manager Vasquez, Assistant General Managers Alejo Rojas Jr., Arnulfo Alfonso and Roberto Mendoza.

Also present were retirees led by recently retired AGM AmbaliTaola.

City councillor Charlie Mariano and City Secretary Atty. Kenneth Beldua were some of the notable personalities who graced the occasion.

We are reminding consumers to conserve and use water wisely. To report or for any concern please call ZCWD Customer Care Division 955 – 1007 to 1008; WTP 957 – 3651 loc. 100 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM or visit our web page @ https://www.zcwd.gov.ph or FB page @https://www.facebook.com/ZamboangaCityWaterDistrict  for updates. (EdBaños – CREAS Chief ZCWD)




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