DENR urged to segregate lands suitable for solid waste projects

BAGUIO CITY January 09 – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan urged officials of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to first segregate alienable and disposable lands suitable for the put up of solid waste disposal facilities in the different parts of the country before awarding the said lands to qualified applicants.

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Senate conducts BLISTTDA consultations in city

BAGUIO CITY January 04 – Members of the Senate committee on government corporations and public enterprises underscored that the proposed law on the creation of the Baguio-La Trinidad-Itogon-Sablan-Tuba-Tublay Development Authority (BLISTTDA) will have to be ratified by the constituents of the concerned local governments through a plebiscite after the law shall have been signed by the President.

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Rizal Day commemoration


"A day to commemorate the life, works and martyrdom of Dr. Jose P. Rizal.May this sacred day rekindle in us that spirit of patriotism and love of country in our minds, in our soul, in our hearts- and to even take the courage to offer our lives for what we believe in and what we are fighting for just as our national hero willingly offered in the altar of love and freedom for us" Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan said during the Rizal Day commemoration last Dec. 30 at the Rizal Park...***


BCPO conference


PS/Supt. Eliseo Tanding Baguio City Police Office Director presides over a conference with other BCPO staffs and Station commanders of the 10 city Police Stations in preparation for the Holidays. ***


Mayor lauds zero firecracker injury achievement

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Mauricio Domogan lauded the city's achievement of its zero-firecracker-induced-injury target for the 2018 Christmas and 2019 New Year revelry.

"We are happy that the city's effort to prevent the selling of these firecrackers bore fruit and we achieved our target of zero casualty this year and of course we credit this also to the public for their cooperation to our program," the mayor said.

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Rizal Day


Baguio City officials led by Mayor Mauricio Domogan and Congressman Mark Go and guest speaker Philippine Military Academy Assistant Superintendent BGen. Ferdinand Cartujano led the commemoration of the 122nd martyrdom of Dr. Jose Rizal at the Rizal Park in Baguio City on December 30, Rizal Day. RMC PIA-CAR


Road Rehabilitation


Motorists plying the Halsema Highway are cautioned due to the road cuts and damages by the recent typhoons which are still up for repair and rehab. Warning signs are placed by the DPWH Benguet Second District Engineering Office to warn motorists of the dangers of the roads. RMC PIA-CAR


122nd Rizal day celebration focuses on legacy

BAGUIO CITY – National hero Jose Rizal was characterized by Congressman Mark Go, Mayor Mauricio Domogan and the event's speaker Lt. Gen and Philippine Military Academy (PMA) superintendent Ronnie Evangelista, represented by his deputy, Brig. Gen Ferdinand Cartujano, during the Rizal day rites, Sunday morning, Dec. 30 at Burnham Park.

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Politicians barred to campaign in Panagbenga highlights

BAGUIO CITY January 03 – Local officials and organizers of the 24th edition of panagbenga popularly known as the Baguio flower festival warned national candidates and their supporters wanting to take advantage of the huge crowd that will be witnessing the twin highlights of the city's major crowd drawing event, the grand street dancing and grand float parades, that they will not be allowed to campaign along the parade route to ensure orderliness in the conduct of the festival's major events.

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Opening of Kennon Road to light vehicles likely

BAGUIO CITY January 10 – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan expressed confidence the Cordillera Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (CDRRMC) will finalize the opening dates for Kennon Road to light vehicles to lessen the monstrous traffic congestion along major roads leading to the city during the celebration of major activities in the city in the coming months.

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P410M earmarked to put up multi-level parking, legislative building

BAGUIO CITY January 02 – The local government earmarked an initial P410 million from its approved P2.179 budget this year for the construction of an 8-storey multi-level parking and legislative building within the 1,500-square meter city-owned lot near the Baguio fire department.

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Senate Committee on Government Corporations and Public Enterprise Chairman Senator Richard Gordon and Senate President Vicente Sotto III spearheaded the public hearing to discuss the Senate Bill No. 1692 and House Bill No. 6794 or the Proposed Baguio City, La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba and Tublay (BLISTT) Development Authority at the CAP John Hay Convention Center on Friday last week. The public hearing was attended by the different local officials of the BLISTT, regional line and law enforcement agency heads and reps, civil society organizations, academe, business, and other stakeholders from the private sectors. RMC PIA-CAR


122nd martyrdom of Dr. Jose Rizal


Baguio City officials led by Mayor Mauricio Domogan and Congressman Mark Go and guest speaker Philippine Military Academy Assistant Superintendent BGen. Ferdinand Cartujano led the wreath laying ceremony for the commemoration of the 122nd martyrdom of Dr. Jose Rizal at the Rizal Park in Baguio City on December 30, Rizal Day. RMC PIA-CAR


Mayor cites taxpayers' cooperation

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Mauricio Domogan thanked taxpayers for their sustained cooperation with the city government in the prompt payment of their tax obligations which he said will enable the city to again meet if not surpass its revenue targets and ensure smooth delivery of public service and implementation of priority projects.

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PRO-Cor reports generally peaceful New Year celebration in CAR

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Jan. 4 (PIA) -- The Police Regional Office – Cordillera recorded a generally peaceful and orderly Christmas and New Year celebrations in the region.

"Christmas and New Year celebrations were generally peaceful and orderly in the entire Cordillera," PRO-Cor Regional Director Police Chief Superintendent Rolando Nana said in an interview.

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Mayor scores use of Quirino Hill to depict Baguio's congestion

BAGUIO CITY January 1 – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan lashed out at proponents of the Baguio-La Trinidad-Itogon-Sablan-Tuba-Tublay Development Authority (BLISTTDA) for using the former Carabao Mountain or Quirino Hill area to depict the effects of urbanization to the state of the environment of Baguio City, saying that such gesture is unfair and embarrassing to the people of the barangays within the said area who were beneficiaries of the declared relocation site.

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