The 13th Sangguniang Panlungsod held its second out-of-city-hall-session today at Barangay Cabawan. The last regular session for the Month of November was conducted jointly with the barangay session of the Sangguniang Barangay of Cabawan. Present during the session were the members of the City Council led by City Vice Mayor Jose Antonio Veloso, and the Members of the Sangguniang Barangay of Cabawan headed by Barangay Captain Luis Coto.
These out-of-city-hall sessions, spearheaded by the Office of the City Vice Mayor, provide barangay constituents the opportunity to air out out issues and concerns in their area. The City Council intends to engage barangay residents in policy formulation in order to effectively thresh out and address these problems
To aid the barangay in the perfomance of their legislative functions, City Vice Mayor Jose Antonio Veloso handed overKagawads financial assistance in the amount of P75,000.00. This amount is intended to strengthen the legislative capabilities of the barangay council, especially in the areas of research and data gathering for the effective formulation and implementation of barangay measures.