Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong said the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is willing to finance the rehabilitation of the Summer Capital’s sewerage treatment plant.
The Baguio politiko said ADB will hold its board meeting in the city next March.
Magalong explained that the 32-year old sewerage treatment plant needs to be upgraded to increase its capacity.
He also said the city government is eyeing the construction of sewerage treatment plants along the Balili River, Bued River, Ambalanga-Agni River, and Asin River.
The Balili river is said to be the most polluted river in Baguio.