Category: Ordinances

Freedom of Information ordinance: Tooling up Naga’s governance practices

NAGA CITY — An ordinance that will work for an expeditious, efficient, and effective way of getting public and official records from the city government was enacted recently by the Sangguniang Panlungsod and approved by Mayor Nelson Legacion on Monday, Feb. 28, 2021. Known as the Freedom of Information ordinance of the city government of Naga, the measure, which was authored by City Councilor Jessie R. Albeus, discussed in detail the kind of pieces of information that are allowed for mandatory disclosure and the manner as to how they can be accessed. Legacion said that with the implementation of the

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LGU Naga resumes “Driver as First Aider” training program

NAGA CITY — After a year of hiatus, LGU Naga’s “Driver-First Aider” program resumes. At least 20 padyak drivers were taught basic life support and first aid skills last week as part of the city government’s effort to capacitate all PUV drivers in the city as first aid providers. A mandate in Ordinance 2018-025, the training program, which the LGU has begun to implement as far back as 2018, is being undertaken today as refresher training set to be conducted every 2 years to “make them always ready for immediate assistance on emergency situations.” City Councilor Joselito SA del Rosario,

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