San Carlos City Launches ASEAN Awareness Campaign
San Carlos City in accordance with the Civil Service Commission (CSC) Memorandum Circular No. 06, s, 2016 launched the awareness campaign in support to the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community 2015 and the Philippines’ Chairmanship of ASEAN 2017.
Philippines and ASEAN Flag Ceremony at City Hall Grounds.
Said program was facilitated by the Office for Human Resource Management (OHRM) thru the integration of certain activities during the flag ceremony of local government employees every first Monday of the month at the city hall grounds starting today, August 1, 2016.
SAN CARLOS CITY GETS SECOND SGLG AWARD
City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor, Jr. is now set to get San Carlos City’s second Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) award in Manila on Oct. 27, 2016.
Tagged with said award is P5M to fund major project for San Carlos City.
The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) started said SGLG program last year which aimed at raising the level of governance and delivery of services among local government units towards better and honest governance.
BARANGAY QUEZON, HALL OF FAME IN MOST ENVIRONMENT FRIENDLY BARANGAY SEARCH
Brgy. Quezon in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental was finally awarded the Hall of Fame by the City Environment Management Office in its search for Most Friendly Barangay, Year III last Oct. 17, 2016.
Said contest aimed at promoting in every barangay the right care and preservation of the environment thru proper waste disposal, reforestation and coastal resources management.
Other winners include Brgy. One in the 2nd place while Brgy. Buluangan made it to the 3rd place.
CITY JOINS IN CELEBRATING AD/HD WEEK
CITY ACQUIRES NEW GARBAGE TRUCKS
San Carlos City government recently purchased two garbage trucks worth P2.6M in addition to the present 8 garbage trucks to improve waste collection efficiency.
Said two units were delivered last Sept. 19, 2016 and blessed by Rev. Fr. Rodolfo Benlot, Jr. of San Carlos City Cathedral last Oct. 7, 2016. Said two units include a mini dump truck priced at P834,800 which can accommodate 6.7 cubic meter of wastes and garbage truck compactor that costs P1,209,800 that can also collect 9 cubic meter of garbage.
Presently, the city government has 7 operational garbage trucks including the two newly acquired units while 3 garbage compactors are undergoing repair.
SAN CARLOS CITY PREPARES 2017-2019 ELA/CAPDEV
San Carlos City government allotted two days for a seminar-workshop of its local department heads and functionaries in preparation of its Executive and Legislative Agenda (ELA) and Capacity Development (CapDev) last October 10-11, 2016.
Local functionaries with the SP Members with City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr. and City Vice Mayor Rene Gustilo last Oct. 10-11, 2016.
Said department heads and functionaries represent the various sectors of governance in the city who will formulate the three-year plan of programs envisioned by the local government, reflective of the overall goals of the national government and most importantly , implemented within the 2017-2019 timeframe and beneficial to the people of San Carlos.
San Carlos City acquires new farm tractor
San Carlos City Agriculturist’s Office received another farm tractor from the national government thru the Department of Agriculture (DA) delivered last Sept. 29, 2016.
City Agriculturist Devitt Dollosa said the budget for said farm equipment which was worth P2.3M was shouldered by DA in the amount of P2,070,000 while the city government of San Carlos only contributed P230,000 as counterpart.
Sustainable Farming Launched
San Carlos City local farmers were encouraged to include other crops in farming aside from coconut trees during the launching of Philippine Coconut Authority –Local Government Unit (PCA-LGU) Coconut Diversified Farming Approach yesterday, Sept. 29, 2016.
Said program aimed at teaching local farmers diversified techniques in various crops farming and how to make different products out of coconut trees.