San Carlos City Bested in DILG’s 2018 Seal of Good Local Governance
San Carlos City was awarded anew by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) the Seal of Good Local Governance last November 7, 2018.
City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr. received the award from Secretary of Interior and Local Government Eduardo Año and Senator Loren Legarda at the Manila Hotel Tent City, Manila.
(Left photo) SGLG 2018 Plaque awarded to the city. Right photo (L-R) DILG PD Engr. Carmelo Orbista, DILG6 ARD Maria Calpiza Sardua, DILG6 RD Atty. Anthony Nuyda, SILG Eduardo Año, Sen. Sonny Angara, Sen. Loren Legarda, City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr and DILG North Cluster Leader Fatima Daiz
He also received the award from DILG as “Katangi-tangin
San Carlos City Inaugurates Public Market Coffee Stalls
The newly renovated coffee stalls inside Jose V. Valmayor Jr. Public Market in San Carlos City was blessed and formally opened last October 18, 2018.
Said project was budgeted by the city government at P4.3M from the 20% Dev't. Fund of 2017 and handled by Architect Kimbie Acabal of the City Planning Development and Coordinator's Office.
|(Left) City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr and City Vice Mayor Renato Y. Gustilo cuts the ribbon during the event
(Right) City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr and Ms. Riza Ferrer-Valmayor (center) and L-R City Vice Mayor
Renato Y. Gustilo, SKF Pres. JB Spring Bacurnay, SP Christopher Paul S. Carmona, Ms. Lorna Yap-Hinolan, Philip
Gerard B. Maisog, Fr. Mark Jason Bacalso, SP Benito Y. Gustilo, PMSD/ILTTO OIC Ms. Leila B. Mansueto and
Judge Danilo Amisola
The old cafeteria at the freedom square which used to be an atrium inside the public market was replaced with fiberglass roofing which ceiling between stalls were beautifully designed with colorful umbrellas whose concept came from Architect Acabal.
San Carlos City, One of the World’s Top 100 Destinations
San Carlos City won the award as one of the 2018 Sustainable Destinations Top 100 during the Global Green Destinations Day held in the City of Nijmegen in The Netherlands yesterday, Sept. 27, 2018.
San Carlos Tourism Officer Philip Gerard B. Maisog received the award.
|City Tourism Officer Philip Gerard B. Maisog
received the award at The Netherlands
|San Carlos City Mayor Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr. holds the
awards with City Tourism Officer Philip Gerard Maisog with
City Tourism Office staff at City Mayor's Office
San Carlos City was among the 60 Early Bird destinations selected in Global Sustainability Competition which received more than 120 nominations from 40 countries worldwide before July 2018.
In its press release, Green Destinations stated that nominees were evaluated by the Sustainable Top 100 Team and by members of the Top 100 International Committee which includes over 60 tourism sustainability experts.