By Rjhay E Laurea
MANILA — Residential and semi-business customers of West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) will now enjoy free septic tank cleaning services this July.
Consumers from selected parts of Caloocan, Las Piñas, Makati, Malabon, Manila, Muntinlupa, Parañaque, Pasay, Quezon City, Valenzuela, and in Cavite Province are the ones entitled to avail of the above-mentioned service at no extra cost.
In their official press statement, Maynilad has adopted new and more stringent protocols in the conduct of desludging services to ensure the safety of its customers who will avail of the septic tank cleaning.
Maynilad requires all of its desludging personnel and vacuum truck unit operators to wear personal protective equipment (PPE), practice physical distancing, and undertake extra disinfection procedures to protect against the spread of COVID-19.
“We have made our already-stringent desludging safety protocols even stricter, to assure our customers that we are taking all necessary steps to protect them from possible COVID-19 infection as we deliver our desludging services in their homes,” said Maynilad COO Randy T. Estrellado.
He added, the customers should avail of the service because it helps to protect community health and the environment.
Customers residing in Barangay 30, 54, 55, 71, 152, 154, 162 and 177 in Caloocan; Brgy. Almanza Uno and Dos, BF International Village, Daniel Fajardo, Elias Aldana, Ilaya, Manuyo Uno and Dos, Pamplona Tres, Pilar, Pulang Lupa Dos and Talon Uno to Tres in Las Piñas; Brgy. Bangkal, Magallanes, Palanan, Pio del Pilar and San Isidro in Makati; Brgy. Concepcion, Potrero and San Agustin in Malabon; barangays under Ermita, Malate, Paco, Pandacan, Quiapo, Sampaloc, San Nicolas, Santa Ana, Santa Cruz, Santa Mesa and Tondo in Manila; Brgy. Alabang and Cupang in Muntinlupa; Brgy. Baclaran and BF Homes in Parañaque; Brgy. 183 and those under Balagbag, Baltao, Don Carlos, Malibay and Pildera 1 in Pasay City; Brgy. Apolonio Samson, Baesa, Bahay Toro, Balingasa, Balong Bato, Batasan Hills, Del Monte, Doña Imelda, Greater Fairview, Gulod, Holy Spirit, Kaligayahan, Lourdes, Maharlika, North Fairview, Novaliches Proper, Paang Bundok, Payatas, Saint Peter, Salvacion, San Bartolome, San Isidro Labrador, Santa Lucia, Santa Monica, Santa Teresita, Santo Domingo, Santol, Sauyo, Talipapa, Tatalon and Veterans Village in Quezon City; Brgy. Balangkas, Bisig, Canumay East and West, Coloong, Dalandanan, Isla, Karuhatan, Malanday, Malinta, Marulas, Maysan and Rincon in Valenzuela City may avail of Maynilad’s desludging service.
Moreover, some Maynilad customers in Cavite Province, particulary in Brgy. Aniban I, II, IV and V, Banalo, Bayanan, Campo Santo, Daang Bukid, Dulong Bayan, Kaingin, Maliksi I to III, Mambog I to V, Panapaan I to VII, Real I and II and Talaba VII in Bacoor City; Brgy. 18, 19, 23, 26, 28, 29, 31, 35, 37, 37-A, 38-A, 40, 41, 42-A, 42-M, 45-M, 46, 47-A, 49-A, 51, 52, 57, 58-A, 60, 61 and 61-A in Cavite City; Brgy. Anabu I-C, Bucandala IV, Buhay na Tubig, Malagasang I-A and I-B, Pag-Asa I to III, Palico II to IV, Pasong Buaya I, Poblacion II-A and II-B, Poblacion III-A and III-B, Poblacion IV-C and IV-D, Tanzang Luma I to VI, Toclong I-A and I-B and Toclong II-A and II-B in Imus City; Brgy. Binakayan-Aplaya, Panamitan, Poblacion, Samala-Marquez, Tabon II and III and Tramo-Bantayan in Kawit, Cavite; and in Poblacion, Salcedo II, San Rafael II and III and Santa Rosa I in Noveleta, Cavite may avail of the company’s septic tank cleaning services at no extra cost.
Septic tank cleaning service normally costs around P5,000 per truck.
Maynilad customers interested in availing of the company’s septic tank cleaning service may call the Maynilad Hotline 1626 to determine the requirements and procedures. Additional information is also available on the company’s website, http://www.mayniladwater.com.ph, and social media accounts (Twitter: @maynilad, Facebook: /MayniladWater).
Maynilad is the largest private water concessionaire in the Philippines in terms of customer base. It is the agent and contractor of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) for the West Zone of the Greater Manila Area, which is composed of the cities of Manila (certain portions), Quezon City (certain portions), Makati (west of South Super Highway), Caloocan, Pasay, Parañaque, Las Piñas, Muntinlupa, Valenzuela, Navotas and, Malabon, all in Metro Manila; the cities of Cavite, Bacoor, and Imus, and the towns of Kawit, Noveleta, and Rosario, all in Cavite Province. (ai/mtvn)