Baliwag News Service Environment Protection

Barangay Tarcan in Baliwag hailed as “Model Barangay”


In line with its invaluable effort to sustain a clean and green environment, Barangay Tarcan from Baliwag, Bulacan was recognized as one of the nine (9) best Barangays in the region III for having implemented best environmental management programs.

The said recognition ceremony is part of Environmental Management Bureau’s (EMB-III) regional search entitled “The Search for the Cleanest and Greenest Model Barangays”. It is in support with the active participation of barangays in the implementation of Republic Act 9003 (Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000). The awarding rites was held on June 28, 2018 at Savannah Resort and Hotel, Angeles, Pampanga. Capt. Ariel Cabingao from Barangay Tarcan together with Municipal ENRO Edgar S. Luna received the plaque of recognition awarded by EMB Regional Director Lormelyn E. Claudio, CESO IV.

Barangay Tarcan’s success is a true pride to the municipality of Baliwag in partnership with the MENRO and undying support from its local government.