Evaluators of the Search for Cleanest and Greenest Household and Best Maintained Areas, 2 contests sponsored by the Provincial Environment Management Office (PEMO) as part of their Lake Easement Development and Beautification Program, have consolidated the final results of after the final evaluation last October 26 – 27 in Lake Sebu. .
Ten (10) households in the Search for Cleanest and Greenest Household and another five (5) for Best Maintained Areas contest were evaluated during the final evaluation by the team of evaluators composed of Jerson Ungkal of Lake Sebu Tourism Office, Edna Keley Baladad of DENR-PASU-AVPL, Julius Mella of ACTM Promotions Unit and Fruto Sumagaysay Jr. of PIO.
Finalists in the Search for Cleanest and Greenest Household were Luisa Makilan, Jocelyn Klatong, Imelda Fungan, Ferdinand Tapel, Rosalyn Ampit, Mary Ralla, Helen Muyco, Rene Sta. Rita, Myra Fernandez and Ma. Fe Marcelo.
Likewise for Best Maintained Areas, the finalists were Reynaldo Tigas, Renji Centina, Minda Bernal, Rolly Rubillo and Edna Lagrimas.
The contestants were judged based on the following criteria: Greening, Gardening and Landscaping – 60% (Best Flower/Ornamental Garden-30% and Best Vegetable Garden – 30%) and Cleanliness and Orderliness – 40%.
Prizes at stake for the Search are as follows: Initial Evaluation – First Prize (P5,000), Second Prize (P3,000), Third Prize (P2,000), Fourth Prize (P1,500), Fifth Prize (P1,00) and Sixth to Tenth Prize (P500 each); Final Evaluation – First Prize (P10,000), Second Prize (P7,000), Third Prize (P5,000), Fourth Prize (P3,000), Fifth Prize (P2,00) and Sixth to Tenth Prize (P1,000 each).
For Best Maintained Areas, the First Prize winner will receive P8,000, Second Prize P5,000, Third Prize P4,000, Fourth Prize P3,000, Fifth Prize P2,000 and P1,000 each for the Sixth to Eight Place winners.
Awarding of winners will be on November 22 which is the scheduled Environment Summit cum Ecology Day of PEMO.