The power system uses the renewable energy to generate electricity up to 250 kW in capacity, supplying 100 households within Barangay Dulag, providing electrical needs in lighting and to other electrical appliances.
Top officials of the National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) Caraga led by Regional Director Atty. Remeneo Valenzuela and the Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) led the kick-off ceremonies for the 20th National Crime Prevention Week at Provincial Covered Court. For this year, the theme for the 20th NCPW is “Krimen ay Labanan, Karapatan ay Igalang Tungo sa Mapayapang Pamayanan”. This year's NCPW’s celebration from September 1-7, 2014.
Aside from the NAPOLCOM and PNP officials, also present were representatives from the
Green Friday was again initiated at Barangay Dumalagan, Butuan City where students from Dumalagan Elementary School and Consuelo Integrated High School, 4Ps Recipients, home owners association and barangay officials participated in the Green Friday advocacy of the City Government of Butuan last August 29, 2014.
The activity was filled with joy where the participants together with the City Mayor Hon. Ferdinand M. Amante, Jr. cheerfully planted three hundred (300) different varieties of seedlings namely golden shower, mahogany and acacia which is under the Executive Order No. 23 declaring a moratorium on the cutting and harvesting of timber in the Natural and Residual Forest.
The event was also documented by the People’s Television Network (PTV4), the flagship government television network under the helm of the Presidential Communications Operations Office where Butuan City will be featured for the “Kahanga-hangang Pilipinas Program” highlighting the city’s beauty, supporting the City Mayor’s Green Friday Advocacy and for the fulfillment of the city’s Vision 2020.(J.Saga/CMO-PIO)
A picture of unity has shown during the ribbon cutting and blessing of the New CSWD Building spearheaded by the City Mayor of Butuan Hon. Ferdinand “Jun” M. Amante, Jr.
In the program was the turn- over of the DSWD to the CSWD the Supplementary Feeding Program Checque amounting to Php7,597,200,00 for the Day Care Children. The Supplementary Feeding Program is the provision of food in addition to the regular meals to the day care children. It is food supplementation in the form of Hot Meals served in the morning at 9:00 am and 2:30 in the afternoon to children inside the Day care centers for 120 days. The Hot Meals cost Php13.00/child.
The DSWD implemented the Supplementary Feeding Program as part of the department’s contribution to the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Program in partnership with the local government of Butuan.
Signing of MOU with Butuan City Government represented by Mayor Jun Amante, PIA, Dep Ed, Academe, and Media Friends was also undertaken to facilitate information in a regular and expansive action in a wider coverage, documentation and promotion of success stories of 4Ps households - "Asenso 500!"
The office aims to serve the poorest of the poor, bringing down the poverty incidence of the city and to fully satisfy each families needs.
This partnership was made and executed 29th day of August 2014 at CSWD Office, J. Rosales Avenue, Butuan City. (Y.Esmeralda/CMO-PIO).
The City Government of Butuan tapped the expertise of College of Engineering and Information Technology of Caraga State University (CEIT-CSU) in developing the Comprehensive Land Information Management System using GIS
The week-long celebration of the 64th Adlaw Hong Butuan with the theme:"Rooting for 2020" successfully ended last August 2, 2014.
Cultural presentations showcasing the rich culture of the city were held
Tabuan at the City Hall Ground
The City Government of Butuan headed by City Mayor Ferdinand M. Amante Jr. joined the culmination program for the Nutrition Month Celebration themed “Kalamidad Paghandaan: Gutom at Malnutrition Agapan” held at the City Hall Ground, Butuan City last July 31, 2014.
A small tabuan was organized at the City Hall Ground displaying the products