Tandag mayor leads CIVAC 2009
by Nida Grace B. Tranquilan
Tandag, Surigao Del Sur (October 6) -- Tandag Mayor Alexander T. Pimentel and Vice Mayor Rosario Ninfa Dumagan III together with the Sangguniang bayan officials lead the implementation of Civic Action (CIVAC) 2009 to 21 barangays of this municipality.
According to Municipal Administrator Aldy Novo, constituents from the 21 barangays benefited from the following services: medical and dental services including free medicines, supplemental feeding, tax collection campaign, legal services, and free assorted seeds from the office of the Municipal Agriculture.
Mr. Novo said, the activity started on October 5 in Barangay Mabuhay. Today the team visits Barangay San Jose and San Isidro. On October 7 the team will visit Barangays Pandanon and Maitom; October 8 in Buenavista and San Antonio; October 9 in Pangi and Salvacion; October 12 San Agustin Norte and Bioto; October 13 in Quezon and Awasian; October 14 in San Agustin Sur and Rosario; October 15 in Dagocdoc; October 16 in Telaje; October 19 in Bag-ong Lunsod; October 21 in Mabua; October 21 in Bongtud; and October 22 in Cabugan.
"CIVAC program is a great opportunity especially to the local folks who are living in the hinterland to avail of the free services from the government. The program is a yearly activity implemented every month of October," added Mr. Novo. (PIA Surigao del Sur) [top]