Local News: Sayson Urges Bacolodnons to Observe Flag Days
Vice Mayor Jude Thaddeus Sayson, acting mayor of Bacolod City, has issued Executive order Number 12, series of 2012, enjoining all business establishments, private and government offices, non-government organizations, barangays, residents of the community and owners of public and private motor vehicles, to display the Philippine Flag in practicable places, as the citizen’s expression of nationalism and patriotism.
Sayson declared May 29 to June 30, 2012 as Flag Days in Bacolod City, in commemoration of the 114th celebration of Philippine Independence Day.
Meanwhile, as early as first week of May, several vendors have been selling flaglets on the sidewalks and elsewhere in Bacolod City. Drivers of public utility and private vehicles are among the frequent buyers.* (EBColmo)