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Search for best performing barangays on its final phase

This year’s search for best barangays is already on its final phase.

The post assessment and evaluation will already be conducted next week in order to determine the champion of the said search.

Awarding of the best performing barangays will be during the celebration of barangay day on Oct. 10 at the Baguio Convention Center.

City takes part in the "Peace Buzz"

In celebration of the National Peace Consciousness Month with the theme, “Puso Para sa Kapayapaan, Magkaisa Para sa Bayan,” the city government here together with the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP), Regional Development Council-CAR and Regional Peace and Order Council-CAR participated in the Peace Buzz:Biyaheng Kapayapaan caravan at the Malcolm Square on Thursday, Sept. 21.

The caravan aims to promote the culture of peace through an on-the-ground outreach to the public.

Baguio character week launched

The city government of Baguio launched the Baguio character week celebration during the Monday regular flag raising ceremony at the Baguio City hall grounds.

This year’s theme is “Tara Na Baguio : #mayprinsipiyongpagbabago”.

Night market vendors reminded on its operation policies

One of the Baguio City’s major tourist drawer for both foreign and domestic visitors wanting to have one of those expensive branded clothes at a lesser cost is the famous night market along the stretch of Harrison Road.

The existence of the night market is also to give livelihood to Baguio residents to help themselves and families.

Mass Wedding held

Instead of joining the National Day of Protest, thirty-three couples exchanged “I Do’s” Thursday, September 21, during the Mass Wedding Ceremony at PFVR Gymnasium starting 1 pm.

The activity is sponsored by the city government thru the city social welfare and development office under Betty Fangasan.

The mass wedding is part of the city’s observance of Family Week Celebration every third week of September with the theme, “Pamilya ang Pundasyon ng Sambayanang Pilipino”.

City Jail Female Dorm is best therapeutic implementer, maintains drug-free status

The Baguio City Jail Female Dormitory (BCJFD) has been awarded as Best Therapeutic Community (TC) Implementer for four consecutive quarters since the 3rd quarter of last year.

BCJFD Warden J/SInsp. April Rose Ayangwa also garnered the Best City Jail Warden of the Year in the recent 2017 Regional Search for Bureau of Jail Management and Penology’s (BJMP) Bests.

Ayangwa is also a Regional Dangal ng Bayan Awardee as part of this year’s Civil Service Month celebration.

Apprehension of graffiti vandals, urged

Mayor Mauricio Domogan has directed police personnel to step up their apprehension of violators of the city’s anti-graffiti ordinance that has been in effect for several years now.

The chief executive gave the directive during the recent Alay Sa Kalinisan, Inc. meeting at City Hall attended by representatives from various government offices and agencies including the private sector.

City’s air quality

The city’s air is breathable without restrictions for outdoor activities, it was reported during the regular Alay Sa Kalinisan (ASK) meeting last week.

Massive Balili river clean-up done

Near to four hundred city officials, employees, barangay officials and constituents wielded cleaning materials and scoured the Balili river and tributaries in a four-hour massive clean-up drive, last Friday morning.

The environmental-clean up activity, part of the 117th Philippine Civil Service anniversary celebration, was led by city and barangay officials where the creek traverses from upstream to the La Trinidad boundary.

Scout leaders on oct 9

After stringent screening by the Boy and Girl Scout Baguio Council, scout officials to take over the responsibility of Mayor Mauricio Domogan, Vice-Mayor Edison Bilog and other city officials on Oct 9 are being trained as to executive, legislative and other functions.

Roald Eras Xavier Bautista and Loida Faith Dalingay, both of the Baguio City National high School (BCNHS) unseats for a day, the mayor and vice-mayor, respectively. Dalingay presides over the city council session of scout peers in the afternoon, after turn-over ceremonies in the morning.