Legislative Billboards to be Placed in City’s Prime Areas
The City Council has recently approved the placing of official community billboards in the city’s prominent areas for purposes of public information and consultation (Resolution No. 173, series of 2009).
According to the resolution, community billboards which will contain official city legislative concerns will be positioned at the following identified areas: Olongapo City Hall, Olongapo City Public Market, Olongapo City Mall, Driftwood Beach Barretto, Calapati, and at Purok 2, New Cabalan.
“ The said resolution is parallel with the directives of the Local Government Code and based on the mandates of the Philippine Constitution (Article III, Section &) stating that the people’s right to public information and access to official records shall be recognized or acknowledged,” Mayor James “Bong” Gordon, explained.