MCC To Launch Weah For Clean City
By Lassana F. Donzo
The first Lady of Liberia Madam Clar Weah is expected to participate in the first Saturday clean-up exercise under the auspices of the Monrovia City Corporation on Saturday March 3, 2018.
The upcoming exercise, code named : “Weah for Clean City”, will be formally launched at the Rally Time Market, UN Drive where the First Lady of Liberia Mrs. Clar Weah will participate in the collection of waste.According to a press release from the MCC, Madam Weah and Monrovia City Mayor Hon. Jefferson T Koijee, will begin the exercise by lead a walk from the Broad and Mechlin Streets intersection at 7:00 AM from where senior Managers of the Monrovia City Corporation, solid waste supervisors and community leaders would assemble. They will then parade through the major Streets and hot spurs for waste collection in Monrovia, before proceeding to Rally Time Market for the official launch.
This is the first major clean up exercise under Mayor Jefferson T. Koijee who has expressed his commitment to make Monrovia a clean and safe city.
“Weah for Clean City” is intended to engender new dynamism with respect to the first Saturday cleaning up exercise and to strengthen a broader participation of MCC employees and the public, particularly the local communities in order to promote a hygienic and sanitary environment for the residents of Monrovia and its environs. The exercise is also in support of the Government of Liberia’s “Pro-Poor Agenda”.
The March 3rd Operation will be climaxed at the Stockton Creek solid waste Transfer Station on UN Drive, where the First Lady would be more acquainted with the process of waste collection and disposal in Monrovia