Oro to bring PPP in 5 barangays this month
Cagayan de Oro City (3 February) -- Thousands of residents in five (5) barangays of the city are expected to avail of the city government's basic services as the People to People Program (PPP) goes to their respective places starting this week.
In her Memorandum No. 048-10 issued to all City Hall department heads and chiefs of office, Acting City Administrator Griscelda M. Joson said the PPP will be brought to Zone 12, barangay Carmen on February 4; barangay Besigan on February 9; barangay Kauswagan on February 12; barangay Macabalan on February 16 and barangay Pagalungan on February 23.
City Mayor Constantino "Tinnex" Jaraula, Vice Mayor Vicente "Dongkoy" Emano, members of the City Council, department heads and chiefs of office will lead City Hall employees in the delivery of free services to the residents of the host barangays.
Major services to be rendered to the people of Zone 12, Carmen, Besigan, Kauswagan, Macabalan and Pagalungan include medical consultation / check-up with free medicines, dental and circumcision, agricultural and veterinary services, business and finance, social services, among others.
A simple mass wedding ceremony to be officiated by Mayor Jaraula, Vice Mayor Emano and City Councilors will also highlight the city's one-stop shop community outreach program.
The People to People Program (PPP), now running for 12 years since then Mayor and now Vice Mayor Emano launched the activity in 1998, is one of the flagship programs of the city government that aims towards bringing the city's basic services right on the doorsteps of the residents, especially in the hinterland barangays. (City Information Office) [top]