1 week DENR to critics: ‘Where were you when people complained about how dirty Manila Bay has become?’ MB
More than a week since the controversial “beach nourishment” project drew flak from various groups, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has directly addressed its “blind critics” who “villified” its efforts to give Manila Bay’s shore the much-needed makeover. (JANSEN ROMERO / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) In a statement Tuesday, the DENR said it “welcomes and respects” constructive criticisms, as words of encouragement help the agency keep its focus on getting the job done “notwithstanding criticisms made by some quarters.” The department, however, lambasted its critics who have been “propagating lies and baseless accusations against the ... more