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Provincial Board Holds First SP Regular Session for 2015

Provincial Board Holds First SP Regular Session for 2015

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (center) poses with Vice Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson (6th from left) and Provincial Board Members at the Governor’s Office, after the first SP regular session at the Capitol, yesterday. The board members present were Salvador Escalante, Jr., Patrick Lacson, Jose Benito Alonso, Pedro Zayco, Jr., Miller Serondo, Helen Zafra, Johnna Ko, Alain Gatuslao, Rolando Ponsica, Raul Rivera, Renato Gustilo, Victor Javellana, Mark Cui, and Renato Malabor. /Capitol photo

Gov. Marañon lauds Capitol Department and Office Heads

Gov. Marañon lauds Capitol Department and Office Heads

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. during a meeting with the Provincial Capitol Department Heads, at the Governor’s Office, yesterday. /Capitol photo

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. lauded the efforts of all Capitol Department and Office Heads during their first meeting at the Governor’s Office, yesterday.

Gov. Marañon attributed the success of the implementation of programs and projects to the collaborative efforts of the officials, heads and employees. “There’s so much to be done and so much to do in 2015, expect more investors to come to the province this year”, he added.

The governor said he will continue the programs and projects that he has initiated under the Negros First Development Agenda, giving emphasis on food security, improvement of educational system and livelihood programs while adding that the institutionalization of the Negros Occidental Comprehensive Health Program (NOCHP) under his administration will ensure that the indigents will continue to avail of the program even after his term ends.

Gov. Marañon advised the Capitol heads to unite and work together for the common goal of delivering efficient public service. /Capitol News

Capitol Solid Waste Management Task Group awards outstanding offices

The Provincial Capitol Solid Waste Management Task Group (PCSWMTG), headed by Provincial Administrator Enrique Pinongan, awarded the top offices within the Provincial Capitol who have complied with Republic Act 9003 or otherwise known as the Solid Waste Management Act at the Negros Occidental Multi-purpose Activity Center during the Provincial Capitol employees’ Christmas party, recently.

The offices were divided into three categories namely: Category A, for those offices with 50 employees and above; Category B, for offices with 31-50 employees; and Category C for small offices with 30 employees and below.

The Provincial Environment Management Office was adjudged first placer and received a cash incentive amounting to P10,000.00; Sangguniang Panlalawigan as second placer got P8,000; Provincial Engineer’s Office placed third and received P6,000; and Office of the Provincial Agriculturist ranked fourth while the General Services Offices ranked fifth in the Category A.

For Category B, the winners include the Provincial Treasurer’s Office, first with P10,000 cash prize; Provincial Administrator’s Office, second with P8,000 cash; Provincial Planning and Development Office, third with P6,000 cash; Provincial Health Office, fourth with P2,000; and Provincial Assessor’s Office, fifth with P1,000.

Public Affairs Division bagged the first place with P10,000 cash; NOLITC ranked second with P8,000; Negros Occidental First Blood Center ranked third with P6,000; while Mambukal Office and EEDD Admin placed fourth and fifth with P2,000 and P1,000 cash respectively in the Category C.

Personnel coming from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Dept. of Interior and Local Government, and the Civil Service Commission evaluated the offices for the said competition. /Capitol News