JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Vice Mayor Ronnie Dadivas of Roxas City files a graft complaint against Mayor Alan Celino at the Office of the Ombudsman Visayas in Iloilo City. The city government bought an overpriced bulldozer, he alleges.
GUIJO DUEÑAS/PN - The bike lane of the Sen. Benigno Aquino Jr. Avenue in Iloilo City is alive and well, most especially during early mornings. Biking is a good exercise, according to these bikers.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - A traffic aide apprehends this car for illegal parking on Iloilo City’s Rizal Street. The Traffic Management and Transportation Regulation Office is stepping up its campaign against illegally parked vehicles to ease traffic congestion in the city.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Employees of Iloilo Mission Hospital try to put out this fire during a fire and rescue drill supervised by the Bureau of Fire Protection at the hospital’s compound in La Paz, Iloilo City. The drill is part of the hospital’s Fire Prevention Month observance.
PRESERVING PUNTA TAYTAY
JO1 JUNIVEN REY UMADHAY, BJMP-6 - Hopefully, mangrove propagules that these personnel of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) are planting on the coast of Punta Taytay, Bacolod City will all grow. This March 20, 2015 activity was part of the bureau’s campaign to protect Mother Earth. A total of 350 mangrove seedlings were planted by personnel from three BJMP Jails in Bacolod City (Metro Bacolod District Jail, Metro Bacolod District Jail Male Dorm Annex and Metro Bacolod District Jail Female Dorm).
PANAAD FESTIVAL IS NEAR
ARCHIE REY ALIPALO/PN - Volumes of bamboo are being delivered to the Panaad Park and Stadium in Barangay Mansilingan, Bacolod City in preparation for the 2015 Panaad Festival from April 13 to 19. Vendors will use the bamboo in building kiosks for the market fair.