Mayor Panaligan tells Calapeños to realize the dreams of our heroes in his Independence Day message


The “city builder” Mayor Arnan Panaligan has led the Independence Day celebration in Calapan City held at the City Hall Complex yesterday.

Panaligan said in his speech that the Filipinos of today have the duty to realize the dreams of those who fought for our freedom.

The country celebrated the 121st Independence Day yesterday, June 12.

“Our task today is to realize the dream of our heroes, the vision of those who fought for our independence in 1898 – to build a nation we can be proud of, a nation where every Filipino can enjoy the blessings of freedom and share in the fruits of prosperity.” – Panaligan said in his Independence Day Message

Meanwhile, a squad of police officers fired three volleys as salute to the flag during the Independence Day celebration at City Hall.

Other city government officials were also present during the event, including Vice Mayor Gil Ramirez.