Sec Andaya to lead 111th Independence and 50th Legazpi City chartered day activities
By Ed de Leon
Legazpi City (10 June) -- Department of Budget and Management Secretary Roland G. Andaya will be the guest of honor and keynote speaker during the twin celebration of the 111th Independence Day celebration and the 50th Legazpi City Chartered Day On Friday June 12,2009.
With the theme "Kagitingan, Kagalingan, at Kasipagan: Tungo sa Tunay na Kalayan" the celebration will start with Eucharistic Celebration at the St. Gregory the Great Cathedral to be officiated by Rt. Rev. Msgr. Ramon C. Troqued, Vice General and Pastor, Diocese of Legazpi.
After the mass, the Flag Raising ceremonies will follow at the Peņaranda Park were Sec. Andaya will be assisted by Governor Joey Sarte Salceda of Albay and by Legazpi City mayor Noel Rosal.
After the keynote speech of Secretary Andaya the singing of the Albay Hymn then followed by the releasing of Doves and Ballons will follow.
After the short program, a Wreath-Laying Ceremonies will be held at the Miguel de Legazpi Bust inside the City Hall compound. (PIA) [top]