City Mayor’s Office

A Message from the Mayor

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Mayor Cristina Gonzalez Romualdez

To all my beloved fellow-Taclobanons:

As your new City Mayor, I am indeed very grateful for your support and trust –that together we can work to make Tacloban – a safe, peaceful and progressive place to live in.

We have just experienced a horrible disaster –  causing the lost of lives of many loved ones and rendered most of us homeless and deprived of the basic needs for a decent human life.

But we have survived – and we have prevailed!

Together – we shall repair our wounds – count our blessings – and move into the future

GOD BLESS TACLOBAN CITY!

 Diri la bangon – Better!

 

Profile

  • Tacloban City Mayor – Present
  • Tacloban City Councilor – 2007-2016
  • Founded “Cristina’s Learn & Earn Program” – soft and hard skills training of 8000 Taclobanons since 2008
  • Established a “Sherlter for Battered Women” – a 2 story building where women (abused and maltreated b their husband/partners) and their children can have a free board and lodging, free legal and medical assistance, etc. and during their stay at the Center are taught skills they can use to earn living after they shall have left the shelter.
  • President, Regional Federation of Women in Legislation (WIN) 2007-2014.
  • Ambassador for the Visayas “Habitat for Humanity, Philippines” 2015 – to the present.

 

Priority Programs

  1. Livelihood Programs – for the unemployed and underemployed residents of Tacloban.
  2. Comprehensive Nutrition Program – for infants, children and nursing mothers.
  3. Improvement of facilities/services of the Tacloban City Hospital and Health Centers.
  4. Completion of permanent shelters in Tacloban North and adequate constant supply of water and power to its residents.
  5. Increased sustainable Development of Tourism attractions in the City – through Public and Private Partnership
  6. Infrastructure projects that are disaster-resilient.
  7. Involvement of all sectors of the City in Disaster Preparedness – with special emphasis on relevant information to all Barangay residents.
  8. Increased involvement of youth in traditional and non-traditional sports activities.
  9. More Cultural Activities especially among the youth and in the barangays.
  10. Maintenance and increased focus on Peace & Order in the city –  with special sustained efforts of contain – minimize – and eradicate the use and sale of prohibited drugs in the City.
  11. Protection & Preservation, Enhancement and proper Development of our Natural Environment.
  12. Increased Sponsorship – both by the public and private sector of Scholarship for deserving financially-distressed students in Tacloban.
  13. Empowerment of Women – by training them for leadership. livelihood skills, better home management and involvement in the community development activities.

 

Mayor’s Office Contact Details:

Landline: (053) 888 – 0291
Mobile No.: +63927-402-6348
Email: info@tacloban.gov.ph

 

 

 

 

Official Facebook Page:

Underscoring cooperation among member Local Government Units and Agencies of the Regional Development Council (RDC) 8 Mayor Cristina G. Romualdez presided in a Full Council Meeting of the regional policy-making body on Wednesday, March 22 at the NEDA Regional Office. The first quarter meeting of the RDC also attended by Leyte 1st District Representative Yedda K. Romualdez representing, the Advisory committee among other Local Government Chief Executives, also had Presidential Management Staff Undersecretary Ferdinand Cui, Jr. who presented on the Philippine Development Context and the President's Governance Agenda. The council approved for endorsement to national government agencies the budget proposals of Regional agencies and State Universities for fiscal year 2018 worth some 184 billion; more than 50 percent of which earmarked for social development projects. A recognition of its members and the search for Oustanding Volunteer Awardees also highlighted the meeting. Sectoral Committee Concerns were also tackled and endorsed. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Community Climate Guide and Response (CCGR) is a text (SMS) blasting system designed to deliver alerts and crucial advisories to the general public in times of emergency, through the two major mobile networks in the Philippines: Globe and Smart. Weather updates, DepEd advisories on suspension of classes, typhoon updates, flood and tsunami warnings, and evacuation center assignments by barangay are just some examples of critical information disseminated by the system.

The system also allows private individuals to directly text the following offices during emergency situations: the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO), the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), the Tacloban City Police Office (TCPO), and the Tacloban Rescue Unit (TACRU). Responders from these offices are mandated to call the texters within 30 seconds upon receiving their messages.

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The Community Climate Guide and Response (CCGR) is a text (SMS) blasting system designed to deliver alerts and crucial advisories to the general public in times of emergency, through the two major mobile networks in the Philippines: Globe and Smart. Weather updates, DepEd advisories on suspension of classes, typhoon updates, flood and tsunami warnings, and evacuation center assignments by barangay are just some examples of critical information disseminated by the system.

The system also allows private individuals to directly text the following offices during emergency situations: the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO), the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), the Tacloban City Police Office (TCPO), and the Tacloban Rescue Unit (TACRU). Responders from these offices are mandated to call the texters within 30 seconds upon receiving their messages.

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1 Comment

  1. dominic cabero  - 28 May, 2012 - 12:17 am
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    great job mayor and still do always a bang up job@!!!!

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