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Baguio to celebrate Victory Day on September 3

The local government and the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) will be celebrating the 73rd Victory Day in the city through simple but meaningful activities that were lined up for the said event.

City Hall officials and employees will be holding the regular Monday flag-raising ceremony at the Veterans Park along Harrison Road where they will be joined by top PVAO officials, the surviving veterans and the sons and daughter of veterans in celebration of the victory of the Filipino and American forces over the tyranic Japanese Imperial Army.

Appointment of permanent regional directors pressed

The Regional Development Council (RDC) in the Cordillera passed a resolution requesting the Secretaries of the different departments to appoint a permanent regional director for their established offices in the region to ensure the continuity and sustainability of the implementation of short, medium and long-term programs and projects beneficial to the welfare of the greater majority of the populace.

Half of Session road closed for Baguio day

A temporary closure of the upper half of Session road is contained in an Administrative Order just issued by Mayor Mauricio Domogan.

This is in celebration of Baguio’s 109th charter day celebration; with activities such as Zumba, band performance, pocket events in exhibition of arts and culture, chalk art painting activity, mini-concerts.

A concert goes on at the top of Session road, thus performers and the viewing public would need maneuvering areas.

Half of Session road closed for baguio day

A temporary closure of the upper half of Session road is contained in an Administrative Order just issued by Mayor Mauricio Domogan.

This is in celebration of Baguio’s 109th charter day celebration; with activities such as Zumba, band performance, pocket events in exhibition of arts and culture, chalk art painting activity, mini-concerts.

A concert goes on at the top of Session road, thus performers and the viewing public would need maneuvering areas.

Outstanding Senior Citizen nominations on

Nomination forms for this year’s Outstanding Senior Citizen Achiever’s Award (OSCAA) are available at the City Social Welfare and Development Office, Upper Session road.

This is in line with this year’s theme for the elderly month celebration, “Kilalanin at Parangalan, Tagapagsulong ng Kaparatan ng Nakatatanda tungo sa Lipunang Mapagkalinga.”

Half of Session road closed for Baguio day

A temporary closure of the upper half of Session road is contained in an Administrative Order just issued by Mayor Mauricio Domogan.

This is in celebration of Baguio’s 109th charter day celebration; with activities such as Zumba, band performance, pocket events in exhibition of arts and culture, chalk art painting activity, mini-concerts.

A concert goes on at the top of Session road, thus performers and the viewing public would need maneuvering areas.

Outstanding SC nominations on

Nomination forms for this year’s Outstanding Senior Citizen Achiever’s Award (OSCAA) are available at the City Social Welfare and Development Office, Upper Session road.

This is in line with this year’s theme for the elderly month celebration, “Kilalanin at Parangalan, Tagapagsulong ng Kaparatan ng Nakatatanda tungo sa Lipunang Mapagkalinga.”

SCOFAD applications on

Applications for the Senior Citizen Official for a Day (SCOFAD) is on-going, with forms distributed and received at the City Social Welfare and Development Office, (CSWDO) Upper Session road.

The deadline for submission of accomplished forms and supporting documents is on September 14, 5PM at the same office.

According to Office of Senior Citizen Affairs (OSCA) head Isaias Barongan, 58 executive and legislative, regional line agency positions could be assumed for office by the elderly officials on October 1.

SCOFAD applications on

Applications for the Senior Citizen Official for a Day (SCOFAD) is on-going, with forms distributed and received at the City Social Welfare and Development Office, (CSWDO) Upper Session road.

The deadline for submission of accomplished forms and supporting documents is on September 14, 5PM at the same office.

According to Office of Senior Citizen Affairs (OSCA) head Isaias Barongan, 58 executive and legislative, regional line agency positions could be assumed for office by the elderly officials on October 1.

Family month activities start Sept. 3

In celebration of family month, activities involving government offices, senior citizens, the academe, peace and order personnel, socio-civic and non-government organizations; were agreed on during the steering committee meeting at the City Social Welfare and Development Office last week.

 

Said activities shall be launched Monday, Sept. 3, during the flag raising ceremonies at the city hall grounds, but a Media kapihan with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) on Sept. 7 at the CSWDO conference hall kicks-off all activities.