Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has formed a group that will inspect the reliability and efficiency of fire hydrants in the city.
The local chief executive signed Executive Order (EO) No. 21, Series of 2021, known as “An Order Creating a Composite Team to Inspect the Reliability and Efficiency of Fire Hydrants All Over the City,” on April 22.
“There is a need to take measures to prevent damage to life and property caused by a fire,” Duterte-Carpio said in the EO.
The inspection team is composed of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Davao City Water District (DCWD), and the City Engineer’s Office (CEO).
The Office of the City Mayor shall be furnished of the results of the inspection for appropriate action.
The EO shall take effect immediately.