Outstanding Roxas City Offices Cited
The awarding, led by Roxas City Mayor Angel Alan Celino, was among the highlights of activities of the recent Christmas Party of the city government.
Included in the list of awardees was the Roxas City Health Office (CHO) for its successful anti-smoking drive and good performance in the measles and tuberculosis control and prevention campaign.
Another citation was given to the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) for living up to its mandate of helping Capiceño jobseekers find employment.
The Sangguniang Panlungsod headed by Vice Mayor Ronnie Dadivas also received an award for being the first runner up in Excellence on Local Legislation of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).
The city government also bagged the DILG’s 2010 Seal of Good Housekeeping award. It is among the 13 local government units in Capiz that won the DILG’s prestigious recognition for good governance and efficient public service delivery.
For being adjudged as the best in the region, the Roxas City Police Station (RCPS) also received a certificate of recognition during the awarding.
RCPS boasts of its Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team which also won in the Police Regional Office (PRO) – 6’s 1st Inter-SWAT Competition last Nov. 18 at the Iloilo Practical Shooting Association (IPSA) firing range in Pototan, Iloilo.
In his message, Celino was thankful that 2011 was peaceful and productive year for the city as he also conveyed his appreciation for the outstanding performance of the awardees.
(JCM/AAL/PIA 6 Capiz)