Davao Oriental proposes uniform for food servers, model CR for food establishments
By Neela G. Duallo
City of Mati, Davao Oriental (19 October) -- Food servers in the city can now boast of a descent living, help the local tourism industry and likewise the local economy l.
This is the envisioned in the proposal of Vice-Governor Mayo Almario's for food establishments to implement a uniform system to its food servers.
Earlier, he gave his assurance that the 12th Sangguniang Panlalawigan will come up with an ordinance mandating the proposal.
The Vice-Governor already asked for a city ordinance from the Sangguniang Panlungsod of the City of Mati, to boost the said intention.
"This is a way to instill cleanliness, not only to the business sector but to its workers as well. It's so nice to see clean restaurants and eateries, with very satisfactory service from well-groomed food servers," he explained.
Almario also stressed that food servers in uniform complements the scenario of a perfect dining atmosphere.
"It will entice more customers, and for customers to keep coming back, which will mean more revenue for the establishment and to the city government," he added.
The Vice-Governor was disgusted with untidy food servers in some food establishments in the city, which he said, drive customers away.
Implementing a uniform system for food servers is also a re-packaging of sort for Mati now that it has just turned into a component city.
Feeling it's not enough, Almario will ask the Sanitation Department of the City to come up with a model comfort room for food establishments.
"Once implemented and realized, sanitation problems will be minimized. These will benefit all concerned, the public, the food establishment owners, and the city government," Almario said. (DXHM-City of Mati/PIA XI) [top]