NEWS | 2020/01/06 | LKRO
Republic of the Philippines
Province of Cotabato
City of Kidapawan
CITY INFORMATION OFFICE
January 6, 2020
Post-Earthquake recovery efforts revealed in City Govt’s first Monthly Convocation Program for 2020
KIDAPAWAN CITY – The city’s recovery efforts after the October 2019 earthquakes were revealed in this year’s first City Government Convocation program on January 6, 2020.
City Mayor Joseph Evangelista led the first monthly convocation program where in he shared his plans for the post disaster recovery efforts of the Local Government.
Beginning this week, the Site Development Plan will be done to prepare the Relocation communities that will house the displaced families living in high risk areas affected by the earthquakes, the Mayor said.
The demolition of the Eva’s Building that was toppled by the 6.5 tremor on October 31, 2019 will also start within this week, Mayor Evangelista revealed.
The Chief Executive also urged the City Vice Mayor and the Sanggunian to prioritize and allocate funds for the construction of new City Hall Building in Barangay Magsaysay that will better serve the public.
The City Hall building has incurred damages during the four earthquakes thus, the transfer is being prepared beginning this year.
The events of the October 2019 earthquakes where shown and interpreted by the dancers representing the Offices of the City Mayor, City Administrator, City Human Resource and Management, City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management and City Information during the Convocation program in front of the City Hall.
The City Government showed its gratitude to groups and individuals who extended their assistance for the earthquake victims by way of a video presentation during the program.
The Mayor likewise thanked all officials and employees for a job well done during the past year, and encouraged those to serve the public well this 2020. ##(cio/lkoasay)
Photo caption: CITY MAYOR LEADS FIRST CITY GOV’T 2020 CONVO: City Mayor Joseph Evangelista addresses City Officials and Employees during the first monthly convocation program of the City Government for 2020.The Local Chief Executive shared his plans for the post earthquake recovery efforts being undertaken by the Local Government.(cio photo)