Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Jesse Robredo Monument and Museum in Naga city. Photo courtesy of Ryan Lim/ Malacañang Photo Bureau.
Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Jesse Robredo Monument and Museum in Naga city. Photo courtesy of Ryan Lim/ Malacañang Photo Bureau.

NAGA CITY-President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday graced the ceremony of the groundbreaking and lowering of time capsule for the monument and museum of the late Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo at the Naga City Civic Center in Taal Avenue, Naga City, Camarines Sur.

Accompanying the president were Atty. Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo, Naga City Mayor John Bongat,  Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala, DOTC Sec. Joseph Emilio Aguinaldo Abaya, Department of Budget and Management Secretary Florencio “Butch” Abad, and other local officials.

Robredo died in a plane crash in August 2012.