Deputation seminar for barangay tanods held in Bacolod City
Bacolod City (25 February) -- The deputation seminar of the Second Batch of barangay tanods was held at Brgy. Mansilingan, Bacolod City recently.
The purpose of the deputation of barangay tanods is in relation to the functions of the tanods as agents of person in authority charged with the maintenance of public order as provided for under Republic Act 7160 or the Local Government Code of 1991.
There were 47 tanods from three barangays - Brgys. Cabug, Mansilingan and Brgy. 35 who attended the seminar.
Topics discussed included the need for tanods to familiarize themselves with enacted traffic laws, specifically City Ordinance (C0) 185-1997 and CO 436-2007, for them to effectively and efficiently implement these traffic ordinances within their respective territorial jurisdictions. Important reminders were also brought to their attendtion, especially for them to be courteous at all times in performing their duties and functions. (PIA/cad) [top]