Fireworks display

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A wonderful fireworks display courtesy of the City Government of Baguio last Sunday evening that forms part of the "Handog ng Pamilya Sa Baguio" and a major event of the Panagbenga 2018. ****

 

Cordillerans should not be confused on autonomy, federalism

BAGUIO CITY February 14 – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan appealed to the Cordillerans not to be confused on the region's renewed quest for autonomy vis-à-vis the thrust of the present administration to shift to federal form of government because the two concepts of governance are not in conflict with each other.

Domogan, who chairs the Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) and the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC-CAR), said that the thrust of the region is to pursue the establishment of an autonomous region ahead of the shift to federal form of government so that the Cordillera will have a greater chance to negotiate with developed regions for its inclusion as an independent autonomous region within a federal state which is allowed.

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Arts Exhibit at the Malcolm Square

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Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan and Internationally known painter artist Benjamin Cabrera during the official opening of the Arts Exhibit at the Malcolm Square last Saturday February 10, 2018. The opening of the exhibit is the city's celebration of the declaration of UNESCO to the City of Baguio as UNESCO Creative City. The only City in the Philippines with such title. ****

 

"Handog ng Pamilya sa Baguio"

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As in the past 22 years, Family residents of this city went in droves to the Melvin Jones Burnham Park last February 10 during the "Handog ng Pamilya sa Baguio" to paint their banner of flowers and gardens. Most of these painted banners will be paraded during the Grand Street Dancing Parade and Grand Floats Parade on February 24 and 25, 2018 respectively.****

 

DENR issues stern warning versus erring miners

BAGUIO CITY February 14 – Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu issued a stern warning against erring large and small-scale miners around the country that the agency will be unrelenting and uncompromising in its efforts to curb the proliferation of illegal mining nationwide.

Secretary Cimatu sent the clear message to miners that 'no one is above the law' during the launching of the inter-agency National Task Force Mining Challenge (NTFMC) held recently at the DENR-CAR training center here.

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City's strawberry farm

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Councilor Leandro Yangot Jr. (in red tshirt ) grants interview in one of the strawberry farms owned by one of the 80 members of Libis Farmers livelihood Association in Sto Tomas Barangay. The strawberry farm is now being groomed and promoted as the city's strawberry farm, – Rosa Moresto

 

BC to donate 24 hectares for Baguio's waste disposal facility

BAGUIO CITY February 15 – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan announced that Benguet Corporation (BC) will be donating to the local government more than 24 hectares of its Antamok open pit site in Itogon, Benguet which could be used for the establishment of the city's proposed integrated solid waste disposal facility that will serve as the permanent solution to the current garbage disposal issues and concerns.

Domogan met with BC officials Wednesday at the Baguio Country Club to discuss how the concerned parties will work out the finalization of the deed of usufruct allowing the local government to use the property for its proposed integrated solid waste disposal facility that will include a centralized materials recovery facility (MRF), an engineered sanitary landfill, an anaerobic digester, a health and medical waste treatment plant, a special waste treatment plant and the two Environmental Recycling System (ERS) machines.

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Octogenarian former councilor padilla lauded for sustaining worthwhile projects

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Mauricio Domogan lauded former city councilor Narciso Padilla for sustaining meaningful projects meant to give joy and to honor deserving individuals despite his old age.

"We are thankful that we have the likes of Manong Nars who continues with this program of recognizing people with extraordinary performance even in his old age," enthused Mayor Mauricio Domogan during the National Correspondents Club of Baguio- Kafagway International Sports Luminary Award (KISLA) program held Feb. 10 set at the Silungan Center of the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) .

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Baguio chosen host of batang pinoy

BAGUIO CITY – Baguio City may have lost the opportunity to host the 2018 Palarong Pambansa but the City bounced back from its debacle with the chance to house not just one but three prestigious sporting events this year including the Batang Pinoy National Finals in September.

Unlike in the Palarong Pambansa where the City had to toil, haggle and woo its way to the elusive chance, Batang Pinoy's hosting was handed to Baguio City on a silver platter courtesy of Philippine Sports Commission Chairman William Ramirez.

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Triumphant Team Baguio City

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Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan together with other City Officials pose for posterity during last Monday Flag Ceremony last February 12, 2018 with the Triumphant Team Baguio City that garnered the overall championship during the CARAA 2018 held recently at Bangued Abra. ****

 

Continued rise in number of illegitimate children in city a cause for concern – mayor

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Mauricio Domogan on Monday expressed concern over the continued rise in the number of illegitimate children in the city.

"This is a cause for alarm especially as it concerns the welfare of these children. I hope the parents of these children will realize the value of being united in marriage for the sake of their children. It's a pitiful situation for these kids to be branded as illegitimate children forever," the mayor told City Hall flag-raising program.

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Kite Flying

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Kite Flying by Baguio residence provides another show for the families that gathered for the banner painting at the Melvin Jones Burnham Park for the Handog ng Pamilya sa Baguio last February 10, 2018***

 

Donation

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Pinsao Pilot Project Barangay Captain Sotero Dulaycan (2nd from right) hands over the collected donation amounting to P58,850.00 to Mrs. Marina Timpac (3rd from Right) and Mr. Rosito Ramon (4th from Right) whose house was destroyed by fire last week at purok 5, Pinsao Pilot. The amount was fetch in by residents most of whom are from the Igorot - Aplai' tribe. Also in photo are Kagawads Bernard Batay-an (extreme right) and Gertrude Coy-om (3rd from left). Marina Bukang and a friend witness the turn over. – rosa moresto

 

Fil-chinese community awards seven contributors

BAGUIO CITY - The Filipino-Chinese Community awarded seven individuals who made significant contributions to the causes and aspirations of the associations and of the City of Baguio as a whole during the Spring Festival Dinner Awards Night held last Saturday (Feb. 17) at the Hotel Supreme.

Feted were Councilor Elaine Sembrano for government service, former mayor Braulio Yaranon (government service, posthumous), City Environment and Parks Management Officer Cordelia Lacsamana for public service (environment), City Police Director Ramil Saculles for peace and order and security, Jolly Rillera for business, Victor Tiong for medical service and The President Ong Chay Huat Educational Scholarship for education.

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Smoke-Free Task Force conducts inspection of cbd establishments

BAGUIO CITY – Members of the Smoke-Free Baguio Task Force conducted inspections last Tuesday and Thursday at the Summer Capital's central business distict (CBD)to monitor the extent of compliance to Ordinance No. 34 series of 2017 or Smoke-Free Baguio ordinance authored by councilor Joel Alangsab.

Separate teams assigned to various parts of the CBD were led by police chief Ramil Saculles, city administrator Carlos Canilao, personnel head Augustin Laban, health officer Rowena Galpo, licensing chief Allan Abayao, public order and safety head Policarpio Cambod and environment and parks management officer Cordelia Lacsamana in the two-day simultaneous inspections.

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Public consultation on condominium project set feb. 22

BAGUIO CITY – The city council will hold a public consultation on the controversial condominium project in Upper General Luna-Leonard Wood-Salud Mitra barangay area which has been the subject of numerous complaints, on Feb. 22, 10 a.m. at the Sangguniang Panlungsod session hall.

The council committee on urban planning, lands and housing chaired by Coun. Edgar Avila will spearhead the consultation with invited parties including the project contractor Marcons Builders Inc., barangay officials and residents of Salud Mitra barangay.

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STATEMENT IN REPLY TO THE PUBLISHED OPEN LETTER OF BCDA PRESIDENT and CEO ARNEL PACIANO D. CASANOVA

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Speech Delivered by Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan during the Cordillera Month Closing Ceremony
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