Pangasinan will be conferred with the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) for 2017.
The Pangasinan provincial government successfully complied with 58 development indicators in 2016 making it eligible for the SGLG award.
The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) earlier lauded the Pangasinan provincial government for having “clean data” for the SGLG assessment.
As a provincial awardee, Pangasinan will receive a P4-million Performance Challenge Fund (PCF)while municipal and city SGLG awardees will receive P3 million.
The DILG said 28 of 44 local government units in Pangasinan will be conferred with SGLG.