LGUs told to step up for SGLG 2019

The DILG in Central Visayas is now gearing up for the search for the 2019 Seal of Good Local Governance awardees draws nearer, with some preparatory works already in place. This, as DILG 7 Director Leocadio Trovela urged the field officers and local government to work hand in hand and step up in their performance continue reading

380 LGUs get DILG’s Seal of Good Local Governance

Some 380 local government units (LGU) were accorded with the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG), a coveted award given to localities that exhibit excellent governance and delivery of public service. Despite the more stringent assessment criteria, the DILG noted that the number of LGU passers this year is 44 percent more than last year’s continue reading

“Wading in Flood Water No More”

When crossing the Mahiga bridge which connects the Mandaue City Reclamation Area and Cebu City Reclamation Area, the murky silt and reeking smell of the waters from underneath the Mahiga Creek immediately welcomes the passersby and motorists. For years now, Mahiga Creek is treated as a mere outlet for waste and flood water, no less. continue reading