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Marikina lights up Javier Compound, Barangay Fortune 

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In a bid to enhance safety and security, the residents of Javier Compound in Barangay Fortune were delighted to witness the inauguration of the "Ilaw ng Pag-asa" (Light of Hope) street lighting project on Friday evening. The initiative, which aims to illuminate the area, has been warmly welcomed by the community, who now feel a greater sense of security and peace of mind.

Mayor Marcy Teodoro, the esteemed leader of Marikina City, expressed his belief that brighter streets equate to safer neighborhoods. He acknowledged the significance of proper lighting in fostering a secure environment and ensuring the well-being of residents. The implementation of the street lighting project is a testament to the commitment of Mayor Teodoro and his team to prioritize the safety and welfare of Marikina's constituents.

The lighting project is not limited to Javier Compound alone but extends to various alleys, narrow streets, and callejons within the urban area. The substantial funding for these projects is made possible through the Congressional Development Fund (CDF) allocated by Congresswoman Maan Teodoro. Her dedication to serving the city and providing support for crucial initiatives underscores the collaborative efforts between the local government and its representatives.


Mayor Marcy Teodoro and Congresswoman Maan Teodoro consistently prioritize the themes of safety and peace of mind for the people of Marikina. By implementing initiatives such as the street lighting project, they actively work towards creating an environment that is conducive to the well-being of residents.

The Ilaw ng Pag-asa project is just one of the many ways that the Marikina City government, under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro, endeavors to enhance public safety and promote a sense of security in local communities. By providing well-lit streets, residents can feel more comfortable and confident as they go about their daily activities, even during the nighttime.

The successful implementation of the street lighting initiative in Javier Compound, Barangay Fortune, serves as an example of the Teodoros' commitment to prioritize the welfare of Marikina City. Their focus on safety and tranquility reflects their dedication to creating a livable and secure environment for all residents.

As Marikina City continues its journey toward progress and development, the commitment of Mayor Marcy Teodoro and Congresswoman Maan Teodoro remains steadfast. They are unwavering in their efforts to ensure the safety and peace of mind of every individual in the community.


Through initiatives like the Ilaw ng Pag-asa project, the Teodoros demonstrate their unwavering commitment to the well-being of Marikina City's residents. By prioritizing safety and security, they strive to create a city where everyone can live, work, and thrive in an environment of peace and tranquility.

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