PANABO CITY, Davao del Norte, May 20, 2015 - In a Public Hearing on May 18, 2015, 1:30 PM at ABC Hall, Panabo City, The Proposed City Ordinance Amending Section 174, Article 2, of the City Ordinance (CO) No. 02 Series of 2013, increasing the monthly honorarium of Barangay Nutrition Scholars from one thousand five hundred pesos only (Php 1,500.00) to two thousand five hundred pesos (Php 2,500.00) was unanimously approved.
This proposal was authored by Hon. Emmanuel Pamisaran who was
appointed by City Mayor James G. Gamao as City Nutrition Action Officer
(CNAO) duly supported by the chairman on social services Hon. Jose V.
Silvosa, Jr. and by Hon. Raquel B. Geraldo, committee chair on finance
There was no objection but a commendation for the job well done for
those who really worked behind the CO by Hon. Demetrio Maligro of
barangay Nanyo and Hon. Lauriano dela Torre of barangay Katualan “for
the BNS have vital role in each barangay nutrition programs”. Thus, from
Katualan, Capt. dela Torre receives an avalanche of “pasalamat” or
gratitude from their BNS for such benefits they really needed.
Of the 40 barangays of Panabo, there are 46 BNS who will be receiving
the benefit, stressed Hon. Pamisaran. The budgetary allotment already
forms part of the 2015 budget. “Therefore, tuloy-tuloy na, hopefully by
June, it would be implemented”, Pamisaran added. Undoubtedly, the group
has the blessing/go signal on the said BNS honorarium increase by Mayor
James G. Gamao.
Also present during the event were committee members and Hon. Ferdinand
Gocon who were instrumental in the smooth conduct of said Public
Hearing. City Administrator Atty. Jamail Lunar G. Macla, SP Secretary
Nelia Mondoñedo, Legal Office representative Atty. Chervin Paculanang,
some gy. Captains, BNS members and SP staff were in attendance. (CIO