|Quezon City Provides Assistance For Typhoon-stricken LGUs|
February 6, 2017 (Monday) - During the regular flag raising ceremony, Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista welcomed the Mayors and representatives of 4 municipalities who were beneficiaries of Quezon City's financial assistance for typhoon stricken local government units.
In line with his commitment of inter-LGU cooperation, Mayor Bautista awarded the municipalities of Bulan, Sorsogon; Baler, Aurora; Bambang, Nueva Vizcaya and San Miguel, Bulacan with a modest financial assistance for their rehabilitation initiatives. The assistance will be used for the repair and rehabilitation of typhoon damaged public buildings.
The following local chief executives received the financial assistance in a symbolic handover at Quezon City Hall: Mayor Romeo Gordola of Bulan, Mayor Nelianito Bihasa of Baler, Mayor Marivee Mendoza Coronel of San Miguel and the Mayor Flaminiano Baldoz Jr. of Bambang.
The more than 52 million grant of the assistance, sourced from the city’s local disaster risk reduction management fund was authorized by a resolution of the City Council. The QC government has been providing and will continue to provide this assistance to other LGUs.