Mayor Bongat leads Naga City’s Independence Day celebration for the last time
For the last time, outgoing Naga Mayor John Bongat has led the city’s celebration of Independence Day.
The Naga City joined the entire country in celebrating today the 121st Philippine Independence Day with the theme, Kalayaan 2019: “Pagbabagong Ipinaglaban, Alay sa Masaganang Kinabukasan”.
“A Flag Raising and Wreath-Laying Ceremony, followed by the Community Flower Offerings was held at the monument at the Plaza Quince Martires,” the city government said.
“As part of the celebration, Land Titles were distributed by the Housing Settlements and Development office (HSDO) to the urban poor benefiaciaries,” it added.
Present during the event were past City Youth Mayors of the City Youth Officials of Naga City, who were recognized for their service to the city as young public servants.
Mayor Bongat will step down as the city’s local chief executive on June 30 after serving three terms in office.