The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) X temporarily closed its operations last July 14 to July 17, 2020 due to the disinfection of the building and the whole Department of Environment and Natural Resources  (DENR) X premises in Puntod, Cagayan de Oro City. Spraying with the disinfectant was undertaken by the Barangay Health Worker on the pavement, concrete floors, entrance and parking area. MGBX personnel regularly disinfected inside the office building using standard reagents and following DOH guidelines.

This whole precautionary measure is done to ensure the safety of everyone and in order to continue serving the clienteles efficiently and effectively amidst the on-going pandemic. COVID 19 has claimed lives and has taken a toll in everyone for the past months. Hence, following this safety measure promotes security and efficiency for both employees and clients.

Normal operations of MGBX is resumed on July 20, 2020 with strict compliance of protocols regarding with the ‘new normal’ environment—imposing Physical distancing, providing of foot Baths, Thermal scanner, face masks and disinfectants for both visitors and employees.