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LGU Sorsogon City Holds Writeshop on CDP, ELA and CAPDEV Agenda
LGU Sorsogon City Holds Writeshop on CDP, ELA and CAPDEV Agenda


The formulation of an updated Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP), Executive-Legislative (ELA) Agenda and Capability Development (CAPDEV) agenda of the City Government took center stage during the 3-day Write-Shop at the Local Government Academy Training Center, UP Los Baños, Laguna on February 1-3, 2017. Participants
CDRRMC Holds LCCAP Write-shop
CDRRMC Holds LCCAP Write-shop


A 3-day write-shop was conducted on January 11-13, 2017 at the Fritz Homestay, Tugos, Sorsogon City, to come up with the Local Climate Change Action Plan (LCCAP) for the LGU. Members of the City Risk Reduction Management Council (CDRRMC) drafted the Plan under the guidance of Professor Florito M. Dapena, the City
City Government Celebrates 16th Foundation Day Anniversary
City Government Celebrates 16th Foundation Day Anniversary


Simple yet memorable celebration of the City Government’s 16th Foundation Day Anniversary was held on December 16, 2016 at the City Hall grounds. Amidst intermittent rains, the celebration was ushered in by the traditional Misa de Gallo officiated by Rev. Fr. Rey Malabanan which was attended by Hon. Sally
CDRRMC Holds Year-end Conference
CDRRMC Holds Year-end Conference


The City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (CDRRMC) held its Year-End Conference last December 19-20, 2016 at the Vitton Resort Hotel, Donsol, Sorsogon. The objective of the conference was to review, assess and integrate its programs and advocacies on disaster risk reduction management and ascertain gaps
Sorsogon City bags Gawad Gobernador sa Paligiran Award
Sorsogon City bags Gawad Gobernador sa Paligiran Award


  After winning the Seal of Good Local Governance Award, another “feather on the cap”   of LGU Sorsogon City was added when it topped the 2016 Gawad Gobernador Sa Paligiran Award, a yearly award honoring Sorsogon LGUs advocating and implementing environment-friendly programs and practices. Complementing
Mayor Sally A. Lee applauded in World Summit
Mayor Sally A. Lee applauded in World Summit


“It is the mother in you and being a hands-on, 24-7 leader that made your presentations very powerful”. This was the common accolade and bravura to the different presentations and speeches made by the Hon. Sally A. Lee from global leaders and other participants to the recently-concluded international forum
Sorsogon City bags Seal of Good Local Governance Award
Sorsogon City bags Seal of Good Local Governance Award


KUDOS AND CONGRATULATIONS!             The City Government finally got the nod of DILG National and Regional evaluators for the much-coveted national government award for the most effective and efficient Local Government Unit (LGU) award for good governance. This is a rare feat because it is not only
UNEP-LCP-LGU Partnership Boosts Sorsogon City Water Sector
UNEP-LCP-LGU Partnership Boosts Sorsogon City Water Sector


UNEP-LCP-LGU PARTNERSHIP BOOSTS SORSOGON CITY WATER SECTOR                 The Sorsogon City Water Sector got a “shot-in-the-arm” with the ongoing  water project  financed by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP),  in partnership with the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP)
Sorsogon Bats for a Plastic-Free City
Sorsogon Bats for a Plastic-Free City


To comply with Executive Order No. 1, Series of 2016, the Environmental Advisory Committee through its lead implementing arm---- the City Environment & Natural Resources Office (CENRO), implemented the Sorsogon City Anti-Plastic Ordinance (SCAPO). Said Ordinance prohibits the use of plastic bags as packaging