Roselle R. Aquino
Cabuyao City – Cabuyao City Mayor Rommel “Mel” Gecolea vowed to make a city within a city in Cabuyao, Laguna.
Gecolea shared his vision during the first community inspection walk for the enterprising Cabuyao dubbed E-CABS Walk held at the Enterprise Park in Banay-Banay.
Thousands of Cabuyenos who shared the same aspiration joined the event.
The mayor toured the people to the ongoing and completed E-CABS buildings and facilities, including the Command Center, Pagcor Multi-Purpose Evacuation Center, Sports Clubhouse, Swimming Pool, and the Material Recovery and Technology, Mega Food Park, Mega Zumba and Soccer Field areas.
He also led the ribbon cutting for the opening of the Badminton Center, the Aquatic Center and the Bike Zone.
He said that all the projects will solely be funded by the local government unit.
He also proudly announced that the Pamantasan ng Cabuyao has produced 10,000 scholars, the most in Calabarzon region.
Cabuyao, a first class component city in Laguna, is known for its industrial estates, where Nestle Philippines, Wyeth and Procter and Gamble Philippines, Asia Brewery Inc. and San Miguel Corporation have established factories.