The Local Development Council and Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council chaired by Mayor Concepcion Zarate jointly conducted its annual meeting presided by the Local Chief Executive.
Scholars under the umbrella of the LGU were all smiles as they individually accepted their cash grant during the pay-out of LGU Educational Assistance held on October 27, 2014 at the Office of the Mayor.
In answer to the nation’s call of addressing extreme poverty and hunger, fingerlings were distributed to the local residents of Pura who have signified interest in the Dispersal program of the LGU thru the Municipal Agriculture’s Office.
After the launching of the eco-savers program in elementary schools and high schools in the municipality, the MENRO and the LCE supervised the collection of the students biodegradable and recyclables by the authorized recycler/junkshop at Pura Central High School.
Two Million worth medical equipment were given to the Rural Health Unit through the equipping program of the Department of Health.
The 1987 Constitution guarantees the right of citizens to participate in governance. Moreover, the Local Government Code of 1991 provided formal spaces for CSOs to participate in local development councils and other special bodies from the barangay level to the regional level.
In compliance to the mandate of the 2016 DILG Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process, the LGU conducted the CSO assembly last October 27, 2014 at the Pura Training Center. Officers and representatives from recognized CSO’s were present during the activity complemented by officials of the LGU.
As part of the continuing efforts of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office to instill resilience in schools, Municipal Fire Marshall SFO3 Alexander Salunga, in coordination with the PNP- Pura Station,
As part of the LGU’s initiative to provide Livelihood opportunities to the residents, twenty (20) “Puranians” were trained by the Provincial Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in packed type air-conditioning service.