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13 candidates in Baguio involved in drugs

The Baguio City Police office (BCPO) reported that thirteen aspirants for elected positions in the upcoming May 14, 2018 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections are allegedly involved in illegal drugs based on the verifications done by combined police operatives and intelligence agents.

In a report to Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan, the BCPO claimed that 8 of the said candidates have been classified as drug users while 5 of them have been considered as drug users.

7 Baguio barangays with complete SK candidates

Some seven barangays in the city have a complete list of aspiring candidates for Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) chairpersons and members of the Katipunan ng Kabataan (KK) for the upcoming the May 14, 2018 synchronized barangay and SK elections, an official of the city’s Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said here recently.

Baguio to hold AIDS candlelight ceremony May 24

The City Health Services Office (CHSO) will hold the annual Acute Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) candle lighting ceremony at the CHSO compound along Teodora Alonzo Street, here, on May 4, 2018 to remind the public of the importance of refraining from unprotected sex so as not to contract the dreaded illness.

Market building owners to sign final contracts with city

Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan remains optimistic that the remaining batch of market building owners who have not yet renewed their final contracts with the local government will be convinced to do so after their requests were granted.

Market building owners to sign final contracts with city

Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan remains optimistic that the remaining batch of market building owners who have not yet renewed their final contracts with the local government will be convinced to do so after their requests were granted.

Blacklisting of erring contractors emphasized

Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan urged the city’s Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) and the regional and district offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to blacklist contractors who continue to disobey lawful orders in relation to the implementation of the awarded projects in the different parts of the city.

Capacity of Uniwide to implement market dev’t clarified

Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan wants the management of Uniwide Sales Resources Corporation to divulge its financial capability to bankroll the implementation of the multi-billion Baguio city public market development plan before the local government will make a concrete action on the long overdue project.

The local chief executive admitted that the local government was furnished a copy of a decision handed down by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) subjecting Uniwide to receivership which was questioned by the developer before the Court of Appeals (CA).

Merger of city’s 128 barangays pressed

Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan underscored the importance of the long overdue merger of the city’s 128 barangays to enhance the development of the city and for the smallest political subdivisions to comply with the requirements enshrined in the Local Government Code of the Philippines.

P4 selection committee told to convene for projects

The City Council approved a resolution requesting the Public-Private Partnership for the People (P4) selection committee to convene and immediately act on all pending unsolicited proposals to determine the viability of the said projects within the overall development thrust of the local government.

Proper relocation of utility poles in city eyed

The City Council approved a resolution declaring and adopting as a policy of the local government the installation or relocation of utility poles and support structures only in areas or locations duly identified in coordination with affected or concerned implementing agencies.

The resolution authored by Councilor Peter Fianza stated there are numerous road widening projects being implemented along various thoroughfares in the city by the regional and district offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the concerned offices of the local government.