Council prepares maiden session PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 25 June 2016 14:19

By R.G. ANTONET GO

The CityCouncil s currently preparing for its maiden session scheduled on July 12 to be attended by the city’s newly elected and reelected officials at the Sangguniang Panlungsod Building along RT Lim Boulevard.

Vice Mayor-elect Cesar Iturralde said that invitations for 300 guests were already out.

Invited were the city’s top officials to include Mayor-elect Maria Isabelle Climaco Salazar, District 1 Congressman-elect Celso L. Lobregat, and District 2 Congressman-elect Manuel Jose Dalipe.

Also to attend are District 1, Councilors-elect Myra Paz Abubakar, Charlie Mariano, Josephine Pareja, Rodolfo Bayot, Rodolfo Lim, Marxander Jaime Cabato, Cesar M. Jimenez, and Elbert Atilano. For District 2, Councilors-elect Lilibeth N. Belloso, Rommel Agan, Al Jihan Rebollos Edding, Juan Climaco Elago, Jimmy B. Villaflores, Benjamin Guingona IV, Miguel Alavar III, and Teodyver Arquiza.

According to Iturralde, other guests will include local and regional directors, barangay officials, non-government organizations, religious, academe, and private groups.

In the afternoon, the maiden session will immediately follow where they will pass a resolution whether to accept or not the existing house rules.

Next matter to be discussed is the election for the composition of the different working committees. The council members will start their term of office on June 30, 2016 up to June 30, 2019. — R.G. A A. Go