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Micro Hydro-electric Power Generator in Barangay Dulag, Butuan City

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   The 1st micro hydro-electric power system was launched at barangay Dulag, Butuan City last September 5, 2014.

  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.
 
  Barangay Dulag also prepares for the upcoming turnover and launching of their water system on October 2014, using the barangays clean ground water that will be connected to every household that haven’t reached by the city’s water lines.
 
  This project is part of the city’s Vision 2020 promoting resourcefulness using the city’s abundant resources with the aid of modern technology for a sustainable, resilient, environmentally sound economic growth and development of Butuan. (J.Saga/CMO-PIO)
 

TimberMAN TRI 555 Triathlon Event

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     The City Government of Butuan through the City Sports Office in cooperation with the Department of Tourism Caraga officiated the 1st triathlon event in Butuan City entitled “TimberMAN TRI 555” last August 31, 2014, participated in by 177 sports enthusiast, coming from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao areas.
 
       The event consisted of the full 555 and Relay, where participants has to complete the 1.5km swim course, 44km bike course, and 
 

MR-OPV Mass Immunization

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   The Department of Health (DOH) and the City Health Office jointly launched the MR-OPV Mass Immunization at Robinson’s Place, Butuan City last September 1, 2014.
 
    The activity includes the MR OPV Ceremonial Immunization conducted by the representative from the City Healthy Office, Department of Health and 
 

Site Specification Disaster Mitigation and Planning Workshop

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     Filipino American Society of Architects and Engineers (FASAE) from Southern California, United States conducted a three-day forum and workshop starting from August 25 to 27 at Red Palm Suites and Restaurant, Butuan City.
 
    The forum discussed the site specification, disaster mitigation and planning for the housing development of 
 

National Crime Prevention Week 2K14

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     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 featured on PTV4

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         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)
 
 

Ribbon Cutting of the New CSWD Building, Turn-over of the Supplementary Feeding Program Checque and

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 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).
 
 

Butuan: SMART CITY

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     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 
 

Celebrating Butuan City’s Charter Day

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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

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        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