San Carlos City Observes Disaster Consciousness Month
San Carlos City thru its City Disaster Risk Reduction Management (CDRRM) Office held various activities in observance of Disaster Consciousness Month this July which kicked off with a motorcade around the city last July 11, 2016.
During Standard First Aide and Basic Life Support Seminar
at Disaster Operations Center, this city.
Local DRRM Officer IV Joe Recalex Alingasa, Jr. cited that part of said month long activities were preparations lined up in immediate response to any calamity particularly La Niña after the community experienced dry spell brought by the El Niño phenomenon. He said they provided trainings on Standard First Aide and Basic Life Support to different groups of students from different schools in the city especially on incidents of floods due to La Niña followed by a Rescuelympics later on.
2016 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections
Pursuant to Section 1 of Republic Act No. 9164 as amended by Republic Act No. 9340, subsequent Synchronized Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections shall be held on the last Monday of October and every three (3) years thereafter. Therefore, the upcoming Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Election will be held on October 31, 2016.
Only new and previously unregistered voters can register July 15-30, 2016. See at our Local COMELEC Office at Jose V. Valamayor Jr. Public Market, 2nd Floor beside the ALS Office. Thank you very much.
For more details visit the COMELEC website and CLICK this link: http://comelec.gov.ph/?r=2016BSKE/VoterRegistration
Sipaway Island Switch-on Ceremony
Residents of Sipaway Island, San Carlos City, Neg. Occ. were too happy after the long awaited electricity now reached the island and switched on yesterday, May 16, 2016.
City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor, Jr. who led the switch on rites was also very happy that Sipaway island is now complete with water and electricity.
City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr with BM Rene Gustilo (green shirt), SP Criston Carmona (wearing cap), NONECO BOD Mr. Carlos Valmayor (blue polo),and NONECO Officials during the switch-on ceremony at Sipaway Island.
|NONECO sub-station at Sipaway Island.|
The national government funded said project at P44M with groundbreaking right after the city fiesta last Nov. 10, 2015 at Parola, Brgy. 6.
The National Electrification Administration and Northern Negros Electric Cooperative, Inc. (NONECO) facilitated said project.
A Sancarlosenio may have traveled far and wide around the world thru planes, buses and trains but what is deeply rooted in his heart is the pedicab. #welovesancarlosph
San Carlos City Launches We Love San Carlos Campaign
The city government of San Carlos thru the City Environment Management Office (CEMO) launched the We Love San Carlos campaign, May 13, 2016 at the city hall lobby.
VGuv Eugenio Jose V. Lacson with City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr. with CEMO Staff and SACASOL representative Ms. Riza Ferrer (center) during the launching of We Love San Carlos Campaign at the City Hall.
We Love San Carlos launching headed by City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr., VGuv Eugenio Jose V. Lacson and City Administrator Greg Santillan. Also DILG Neg. Occ. Dir. Ma. Joy Maredith Madayag with stakeholders and local functionaries.
Said campaign aimed at inspiring and raising awareness for the sustainability progress made by San Carlos City; giving the general public an opportunity to celebrate, vote and upgrade its city through making suggestions to decision makers; and, rewarding communities and strengthening the bond between the public and decision makers.