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The inclusion of the urban planner as part of the composition of the Technical Working Group (TWG) tasked to conduct a comprehensive study over the viability for the establishment of the New Southbound Terminal was discussed during the regular session of the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) last Wednesday.

Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella joins the traditional boodle fight in Barangay 19 in celebration of their fiesta yesterday.*

Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella helps carry the casket of 19-year old rape-slay victim Shella Condes.*

Alex Paglumotan, chairman of the Committee on Transportation, recommended to include urban planners in the composition of TWG based on all inputs that he gathered from dialogues and public hearings.

61 Barangays Get 50% Share Garbage Fee

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The second batch of Barangays received their Garbage Fee Share as part of City Ordinance No. 08-14-707, or the allocation of 50% share to each barangay from the proceeds of garbage services charges collected from business establishments in their area of territorial jurisdiction yesterday.

Barangay Singcang-Airport Captain Rosinie Distrito receiving his 50% garbage fee share worth P738,662.23 from Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella. The share is in accordance with City Ordinance No. 08-14-707 that allocates 50% share to each barangay from the proceeds of garbage services charges that are collected from business establishments, occupation, calling or undertaking located in their respective barangay area of territorial jurisdiction.*

Bacolod City Awarded P3-M from PCF by DILG

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The City of Bacolod was commended by two national agencies for the successful hosting of the recently concluded APEC Conference and as one of the beneficiaries of the Performance Challenge Fund Program.

APEC 2015 National Organizing Council Director General Marciano Paynor, Jr. expressed his gratitude to Mayor Monico Puentevella in appreciation for his assistance and service during the Disaster Risk Finance–APEC Roadmap for Resilient Economies last April 29-30.

APEC 2015 Nat’l Organizing Body Lauds Bacolod Mayor Puentevella

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APEC 2015 Director General Marciano A. Paynor, Jr. recently wrote Bacolod City Mayor Monico O. Puentevella expressing his appreciation and gratitude to him and his staff for their assistance in ensuring the success of the Disaster Risk Finance–APEC Roadmap for Resilient Economies meeting in Bacolod City on April 29-30, 2015.

Paynor’s letter stated:

30 April 2015

City of Bacolod
Negros Occidental

Dear Mayor Puentevella:

At the City Assessor’s office: Polvora Out, dela Cruz In

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City Assessor Atty Maphilindo Polvora was reassigned by Mayor Monico Puentevella to the City Legal office (CLO) effective yesterday, to focus on the Real Property Tax Code, that the Secretary of Justice recently penned to suspend the implementation of it. In Lieu of Polvora, Puentevella designated Rommel dela Cruz. He was formerly the municipal assessor of Salvador Benedicto, then joined the provinciual assessor’s office, and lately with the city assessor’s Office.