Marikina City Mayor Marcelino “Marcy” Teodoro urged his constituents for unity and sustained resiliency during the 27th Cityhood Anniversary of Marikina yesterday which coincided with the feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
“As we celebrate our 27th Cityhood Anniversary, I am calling our fellow residents of Marikina to continue to unite amidst challenges and adversities. I urged everyone to sustain our unwavering resiliency as Marikina residents are known as strong, resilient people,” Teodoro said.
Marking the cityhood anniversary are grand motor parades accompanied by marching bands that circled the 16 barangays of Marikina.
Simultaneous thanksgiving masses were celebrated at various parish churches around the city attended by Mayor Marcy and Marikina 1st District Rep. Maan Teodoro, together with city officials, department heads, and city government employees.