Mayors Vico Sotto of Pasig City, Joy Belmonte of Quezon City, and Isko Moreno of Manila are the top performers in their response to the COVID-19 outbreak, according to a recent survey.
The three neophyte mayors topped the survey of RP-Mission and Development Foundation among 3,000 respondents aged 18 to 70 from June 10 to 15.
Leading the pack is Sotto, who garnered an approval rating of 86 percent among 177 residents in Pasig who took part in the survey.
Belmonte ranked second with an 80 percent approval rating. Among her recent accomplishments is the provision of temporary shelters for health care workers and alternative livelihood programs for displaced public utility vehicle drivers.
Moreno was third with a 78 percent approval rating. Rounding up the top five are Mayor Marcelino Teodoro of Marikina with an approval rating of 74 percent and Valenzuela Mayor Rexlon Gatchalian with 72 percent.