Mayor Jose “Joe” Espinosa III and city councilors welcomed Kim and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officials to the city hall on April 19.
“While traveling to city hall, I have seen a lot of new construction sites. It only shows that there is really a great development here,” Kim said. Continue reading United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Y. Kim impressed by developments in the city.
Nagsugod sang Mayo 8 ang ordinansa natuhoy sa paghatag sa mga restaurant kag kalan-an sang libre nga service water.
Ang Regulation Ordinance No. 2018-051 ukon “ordinance requiring restaurants and food outlets in the City of Iloilo to serve free potable service water to their customers” ginpasar sang City Council. Kinahanglan nga mag-offer kag mag-serbe sang potable water kag magbutang sang signage nga dali makit-an ang mga kalan-an. Pangunahan sang City Health Office ang pag-inspeksyon sa mga kalan-an kon nagasunod sa ordinansa. Continue reading “Free Service Water” Ordinance sa Syudad sang Iloilo
The Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) aims for zero crime incident during the conduct of Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections on May 14.
“We encouraged the public to be vigilant and if you notice something that is unusual within your area, please help the ICPO by immediately reporting to police personnel nearest to your place for us to be able to achieve zero crime incident during elections,” ICPO operations chief Jowel Saliba said. Continue reading ICPO AIMS FOR ZERO CRIME ON BRGY. SK ELECTIONS
The Iloilo City Public Library (ICPL) has opened the Children’s Nook at second floor of City Hall May 2.
It aims to teach children aged 4 to 10 years old with various arts and craft this summer.
“We would like to invite the parents and their children to visit the Children’s Nook. This is City Government’s way of providing venue for children to enjoy summer season while learning new things,” said Mayor Jose Espinosa III.
“This is a summer workshop for our children every May. Since these children have no classes this summer, we think of ways on how to teach them arts, crafts, and mosaic, among others,” said City Librarian Marion Aguirre. Continue reading CITY LIBRARY OPENS CHILDREN’S NOOK
The Iloilo City Population Office (CPO) posted a decrease in teenage pregnancy cases in the metropolis in 2017 compared to that of 2016.
Last year, CPO recorded 583 teenage pregnancy cases which were lower by 108 cases or 15.62 percent from 691 cases in previous year.
Teenage pregnancy refers to adolescents aging 10 to 19 years old who got impregnated. Continue reading ILOILO CITY TEENAGE PREGNANCY CASES DOWN 15%
The Iloilo City Public Library (ICPL) will hold a three-day Training Workshop on the Development of Children’s Books in Mother Tongue at City Hall Penthouse on May 15-17.
The initiative will be participated by 50 public schools librarians and teacher-librarians in the metropolis. Continue reading 50 LIBRARIANS FOR MOTHER TONGUE TRAINING
Some 500 participants from various cooperatives in Region 6 are expected to join the 7th Western Visayas Regional Cooperative Convention at Iloilo Grand Hotel on May 23-25.
Continue reading 500 TO JOIN WV COOP GAB IN ILOILO CITY
Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III initiated an educational financial assistance program that will support incoming college freshmen from low income families to finish their studies in schools of their choice.
The program will accommodate 200 beneficiaries for school year 2018-2019. Each recipient will receive P1,000 per month or P5,000 every term.
Continue reading CITY GOV’T TO GIVE CASH AID TO 200 COLLEGE SCHOLARS
Iloilo City Government through Public Safety and Transportation Management Office (PSTMO) has resumed issuing Temporary Operator’s Permit (TOP) on May 2 following three months of suspension pending the new copies from National Printing Office.
TOPs are being issued to drivers and conductors of motor vehicles who violated traffic rules and regulations.
Continue reading ILOILO CITY RESUMES TRAFFIC APPREHENSIONS
The Iloilo City Government in partnership with Produkto Lokal will hold a Trade Fair at Jaro Plaza Bandstand starting 4pm on May 25-27.
“Mayor Joe III Espinosa’s Pag-Ulikid program aims to bring social services closer to the people. He also advocates for ‘Invest, Invest, Invest’ to strengthen the business climate in the city as well as promoting micro- entrepreneurs. That is why the City Government partners with them for this three-day Trade Fair,” Local Economic and Investment Promotions Office (LEIPO) head Ritchel Gavan said.
Produkto Lokal is being run by the Youth First Initiative which gathers micro-entrepreneurs and provides them with venue where they can display their products for selling.
The activity will gather 50 exhibitors who belong to food, non-food, and farm sectors.
Continue reading 50 MSMEs TO JOIN 3-DAY TRADE FAIR AT JARO PLAZA