On 23 January 2019, the MWSS Regulatory Office (RO), led by Chief Regulator Atty. Patrick Lester N. Ty, attended the 2nd Manila Bay Task Force (MBTF) Principals’ Meeting and Conference held at the Diamond Hotel Philippines, to witness the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement for the “Kubeta Ko” project. The project aims to provide the residents of Parola, Tondo with portable toilets to prevent open defecation in the area.

The conference also served as an avenue to present the accomplishments of the 2019 MBTF under the “Battle for Manila Bay,” and highlighted the presentation and approval of the 2020 Action Plan for the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program.