During the July 16 session of the 14th Sangguniang Panlungsod, City Vice Mayor Veloso led the approval of proposed resolution 114-21 which releases the P 2,033,000 from the Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Fund of the Tagbilaran City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office. The resolution, which is sponsored by the Chairman on the Committee of Appropriations, Hon. Jose Esteban TImoteo Butalid, provides that the fund will be utilized in the transfer, re-installation, and purchase of additional equipment for the CDDRMO Command Center. Mr. Emmanuel Supremo, a representative of the CDRMMO, also joined the session to provide more details regarding the utilization of the P2.033 million trust fund. Supremo said that during the CDRRM Council’s zoom meeting held last May 28 of this year, it has been decided that they will use the trust fund to make an additional purchase of LED screens so that they can fully maximize the space of the recently completed CDRRMO Operations Center Building.The CDRRMO Operations Center is located at Brgy. Dampas, Tagbilaran City. It has ample space as parking bays for the emergency response vehicles, quarters for its responders, a spacious training hall, offices for the different units of the CDRRMO, and a bigger Command Center which will conduct 24-hour operations.
July 29, 2021