Oro earns P88-M in March
Cagayan de Oro City (17 April) -- THE city government of Cagayan de Oro earned a total of P88,060,762.04 from revenues and other fees collected in the month of March, this year.
The income generated by the city government last month included P58,221,629.77 from real property tax; P11,459,111.41 from business tax; P1,202,821.71 from hospital fees; P5,791,687.78 from market operations; P2,514,173.21 from West and East Bound terminals and public markets; P630,234.30 from building permits; and P420,018.84 from other fees.
The city government also earned last month a total of P40,404.296 from Internal Revenue Allotment.
Of the amount earned last month, a total of P32,563,210.98 was spent for education, barangay and other budgetary needs.
Lino Daral, city treasurer said that last month’s income is P6,184,001.22 higher than that of the same period last year where the city earns only P81,896,760.82.
Daral said that the good performance in the city’s income generation is a manifestation of the taxpayers’ strong confidence and trust to the city government.
The treasurer expressed his gratitude to the taxpayers for paying their dues and obligation to the government on time. (Cagayan de Oro City Information Office/PIA-MisOrOccCam i-Net)
CDO PPP goes to Balulang
Cagayan de Oro City (17 April) -- THE regular People to People Program (PPP) is set to visit Barangay Balulang, one of the progressive sub-urban barangays in the first district of Cagayan de Oro City tomorrow, April 17.
City Mayor Vicente Y. Emano, together with the members of the city council headed by Vice Mayor Michelle Tagarda-Spiers, will lead city hall officials and employees in the delivery of basic services to the people of Balulang during the whole-day activity.
During the PPP, residents in Balulang can avail of such services as free medical and dental consultations; circumcision; dispersal of seedlings of vegetables, fruit and forest trees; nutritional feeding; late birth registration; livestock dispersal; animal vaccination and treatment; real property assessment; reading of different books and magazines; issuance of community tax certificates, road repair, among others.
Another important feature of the PPP is the mass wedding ceremony where Mayor Emano will solemnize the wedding of unwed couples who have been living together for at least five years.
The PPP is a regular program of the city government that aims to reach out to the people in the barangays by bringing basic government services right before their doorsteps.
Meanwhile, the same services of the People to People Program will also be brought to barangay Tagpangi on Wednesday, April 18. (Cagayan de Oro City Information Office/PIA-MisOrOccCam i-Net) [top]