On orders of Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, all heavy equipment and workers were pulled out from the work site at Rizal Boulevard in compliance to the directive of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Environmental Management Bureau 7 temporarily suspending the Environmental Compliance Certificate for the rehabilitation and shoreline protection project until the Notice to Proceed shall have been obtained.

The primary purpose of the project is to repair the damaged seawall, build a shoreline protection to prevent flooding and storm surges in the coastal Barangays of Tinago and Poblacion 4 while creating more open spaces for sports, rest and recreation.