City Govt releases 17 million sum to combat COVID-19, ASF

In response to the threat of global pandemic reaching the city, quick allocation of the Local Finance Committee, Bids and Awards Commitee, and approved resolution by the Sangguniang Panlungsod led to the prompt appropriation of emergency procurement and 1st Supplemental Investment Plan for the local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management fund. The said fund is … Read more City Govt releases 17 million sum to combat COVID-19, ASF

BFP encourages fire safety for Fire Prevention Month

2019 damages on property caused by fire-related incidents summed up to 7 billion pesos nationwide, according to Bureau of Fire Protection. During the kick-off ceremony of the Fire Prevention Month, BFP Superintendent Louie S. Puracan, CEO VI revealed that 2 billion pesos worth of properties were damaged in Region XII last year due to fire … Read more BFP encourages fire safety for Fire Prevention Month

Criteria set for barangays’ race to 3 million pot prize

Barangay captains and representatives meet up to agree on the criteria for judging as they race for the coveted Best Performing Barangay with the reward of 3 million pesos as part of the city’s Barangay Empowerment Program, which affirms that transformation must be initiated in every barangay at the forefront of service delivery. The said … Read more Criteria set for barangays’ race to 3 million pot prize

City Govt, Fil-Chi Community look forward for good fortune

The city government and the Filipino-Chinese Community of Koronadal exchanged wishes of good fortune as they both anticipated the celebration of Chinese New Year last January 23, held for the first time at the City Hall Grounds. The city celebrated this annual event to witness the rich culture and tradition of the Chinese community and … Read more City Govt, Fil-Chi Community look forward for good fortune

BFP, PNP remind people safety on fireworks season

Though there’s no complete ban on firecrackers this Christmas and New Year’s celebration, the Bureau of Fire Protection ensures the regulation of fireworks and its designated areas in the city. SFO2 Ariel G. Carmelo in a press conference said that the use of fireworks is regulated through Executive order no. 28 issued by the president … Read more BFP, PNP remind people safety on fireworks season

TESDA XII warns training partners on fund corruption

Private training partners and institutions are warned by TESDA XII against fraudulent mishandling of funds. Regional Director Rafael Y. Abrogar II said in a press conference that they will not tolerate such practices that launder money from the government and strip students of their opportunity to avail scholarships. Some of these malpractices are “ghost trainees” … Read more TESDA XII warns training partners on fund corruption

Koronadal City illuminates Gigantic Christmas Tree and Garden of Lights

The Christmas spirit fills the air as Koronadaleños count down together in lighting the grandest christmas attraction in the city: the display of lights, fountain shows, and the main attraction—the ‘sky-scraping’ christmas tree at the City Hall Grounds. Now standing strong at 120 feet tall—several feet taller than the four-storey city hall, the christmas tree … Read more Koronadal City illuminates Gigantic Christmas Tree and Garden of Lights

Koronadal’s legislative body passes 107 measures in 4 months

A total of 107 measures were read and passed in the sessions of Sangguniang Panglungsod from July to October this year. In her report, SP Secretary Marites D. Togonon disclosed that 99 of these measures are resolutions passed by the legislative body, seven for general ordinances, and one for budget appropriation ordinance since the assumption … Read more Koronadal’s legislative body passes 107 measures in 4 months

Barangay captains take capability building to surf islands

To respite from external pressures and community realities, leaders from the 27 barangays travelled to Siargao Islands, Surigao del Norte for a capability and team building activity while taking advantage of the relaxing nature’s treat -the tropical skies and mighty waves. Their purpose of going is not only to take a quick breather from the … Read more Barangay captains take capability building to surf islands