Mayor Sara remembers 2011 Matina flooding


Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio led Monday the 9th year commemoration of the Matina flood that claimed 31 lives in 2011.

The ceremony was held at Matina Pangi Bridge where Duterte-Carpio brought flowers.

Priest Emmanuel Gonzaga, City Social Welfare and Development Office Chief Maria Luisa Bermudo, Matina Crossing Barangay Captain Joel Santes and some government employees also graced the event.

The Matina flood in 2011 also injured several people and damaged properties.