PCG Courtesy Visit

Philippine Coast Guard District Commander for Southern Visayas, Captain Eduardo de Luna, paid a courtesy visit to Governor Bong Lacson at the Capitol, today, and discussed about plans to step up maritime apprehensions against violators and improve search and rescue capabilities. PCG Southern Visayas District covers the provinces of Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental and Siquijor.

DBM Circular Letter No. 2020-11 dated August 20, 2020

DBM Circular Letter No. 2020-11 issued on August 20, 2020, to local government officials, “Warning against individuals or organized groups claiming to have the capacity or influence to facilitate the release of funds to local government units”.

Free Wi-Fi and Provincial Broadband MOA signed

Negros Occidental Free Public Wi-Fi and Provincial Broadband Virtual MOA Signing with Governor Bong Lacson and Secretary Gregorio Honasan of the Department of Information and Communications Technology.

Checks for Barangay Projects

Governor Bong Lacson turned over checks totaling P2.4 Million to Brgy. II, San Carlos City, Brgy. Buenavista, Murcia, Brgys. 19-A, 13, and 12 of Victorias City, Brgy. Bulad, Isabela, Brgy. Daan Banwa, Kabankalan City, and Brgy. Bacuyangan, Hinobaan. Each of the beneficiary barangays received P300,000 for projects, namely rehabilitation of barangay health center, construction of continue reading : Checks for Barangay Projects

Isolation tents acquired

The Provincial Government of Negros Occidental acquired 19 Isolation Tents from the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) under the Office of the President for use in the Provincial Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Center. The distribution of isolation tents is part of the support mechanism of DDB in the adoption and implementation of Board Resolution No. continue reading : Isolation tents acquired

Cauayan Senior Citizens, PWDs, Displaced Workers receive financial assistance

Governor Bong Lacson led in the distribution of a total of P612,000 financial assistance to senior citizens, daycare workers, displaced workers, and persons with disabilities in the Municipality of Cauayan, earlier today. A total of 70 senior citizens received P3,000 each for their Social Pension Program benefit for the period January to June of this continue reading : Cauayan Senior Citizens, PWDs, Displaced Workers receive financial assistance

Capitol Launches Infographic Design Competition for Drug Education Campaign

Governor Bong Lacson, Board Member Juvy Pepello, and Negros Occidental Provincial Administrator Atty. Rayfrando Diaz led the launching of the Infographic Design Competition at the Capitol Social Hall, today, as part of the 2020 Multimedia Drug Education Campaign.It is a collaborative project of the provincial government and Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Council, in partnership with the continue reading : Capitol Launches Infographic Design Competition for Drug Education Campaign

COVID-19 update meeting

The Provincial Incident Management Team (PIMT) conducted a meeting at the Capitol Social Hall, today, about the recent Covid-19 update in the province, in the presence of Negros Occidental Provincial Administrator Atty. Rayfrando Diaz. Present were PIMT Head Dr. Zeaphard Caelian, Provincial Health Officer Dr. Ernell Tumimbang, the PNP, Philippine Army, and other offices and continue reading : COVID-19 update meeting