City Launches Search for Sipaway Environment Friendly Homestay

Validation session during Search for Sipaway Env't Friendly Homestay Year 1 at Sipaway Island, Sept. 24. 2020

The city government of San Carlos thru the City Environment Management Office launched its Search for Sipaway Environment Friendly Homestay Year I last Sept. 24-25, 2020.
Fourteen homestays were evaluated for the search which aimed at making Sipaway Island homestays sustainable and within the parameters of cleanliness, practice of proper waste disposal and posting of environmental related Information Education Communication campaign materials.
Other factors to consider include beautification and landscaping and presence of operational Material Recovery Facility, garbage containers and rain water collector.
Operators of homestays should have also attended trainings on environment, health and sanitation and disaster risk reduction management.
The City Environment Management Office facilitated the said search with Engineer Magnolia Antonio, City Planning and Development Coordinator Officer; Michael Joseph Rizalde, Ma. Awani Hotel Housekeeping head and Vicente Homer Gonzales Jr., San Carlos City Organized Rescuers for Community Assistance Incorporated representative as judges.