The members of the Municipal Peace and Order Council and Municipal Anti-Drug Abuse Council here convened for the regular quarterly meeting at the Executive Conference Room earlier today.
The meeting served as venue for the members to revisit the status of the peace and order and public safety and internal security operations in Miagao, among others.

65 couples tie the knot in Miagao mass wedding

MIAGAO, Iloilo – Mayor Richard Garin officiated the civil wedding of 65 Miagaowanon couples at the JRBB Hall on February 28, 2023.
In his message, Mayor Garin called on all the couples to “be one” for their family and the municipality.
“You have to be one para sa pamilya niyo para man sa banwa ta because indi ta malab-ot ang success kang ginadamgu ta para sa pamilya ta kag sa banwa kon wara kita nagahiribati kag naga irinaway sa sulod kapanimalay,” said Mayor Garin.
According to Mayor Garin, the romance should not stop after the marriage.
“The best gift that you can give to your love ones is your time and your presence kag indi mo guid pg untatan ang pagpangaluyag sa bana, asawa mo,” he added.
This first civil mass wedding under the Garin administration was initiated and facilitated by the Office of the Municipal Registrar headed by Mrs. Ma. Teresa Jambre.
All the perks of the wedding were provided for free by Mayor Garin, the local government unit, and some generous sponsors.

‘Civil Registration’

As per the directive of Mayor Oscar “Richard” S. Garin, Jr to bring the government closer to the people and true to their mandate of counting all Miagaowanons, the Office of the Municipal Civil Registrar under the leadership of Mrs. Ma Teresa Jambre is now conducting mobile registration.
On time for the Brigada Eskwela of the schools, Mrs. Jambre are accepting requests for processing of birth certificate and other vital documents with the Philippine Statistics Office. She will be at Alejandro Firmeza Memorial National High School until August 28, 2022.
Among the services offered are:
-Registration of Live Birth
-Registration of Marriage
-Registration of Death
-Receive applications for the Issuance of Marriage License
-Correction of Clerical Error/Change of Name
-Issue certified transcripts of copies of any certificate or document registered
-Endorsement of documents
-Affidavit of acknowledgement/admission of paternity

Mayor Oscar “Richard” S. Garin, Jr warmly welcomed Schools Division Superintendent of Iloilo Dr. Ma. Luz M. De Los Reyes during her courtesy visit earlier today. Dr. De Los Reyes discussed with Mayor Garin the Divisions’ plan for reclassification of principals which according to her will open for opportunities for promotion.
Mayor Garin welcomed the development as he entrust such decision to DepEd.

Mayor RSG meets Taga Centro

 Mayor Oscar “Richard” S. Garin, Jr attentively listens as he is oriented of the daily operations of the Municipal Health Office.
Mayor Garin also bares his plans for the MHO to include construction of MHO Annex Building, establishment of laboratory, purchase of two additional service vehicles, acquisition of dental van, hiring of additional health personnel among others, all for the best interest and service for the Miagaowanons.


“The youth of 40 years ago are the best project planner, but the youth of today are the best project implementers. So we are combining both the planners and implementers, amo ra nga kinahanglan ta sa banwa so need ta man sa guihapon ang senior citizens,” said Mayor Oscar “Richard” S. Garin, Jr. during the induction of the new set of officers of the Senior Citizens Federated Association of Iloilo Inc. SCFAII – Miagao Chapter.
Congratulations and good luck everyone!
President: Lolly Tejado
Vice President: Domingo Nim
Secretary: Salvacion Nonato
Asst. Sec. Evangeline Castillo
Treasurer: Loreta Napilan
Asst. Treas. Rhodora Btillantes
Auditor: Ofelia Fajarito
Asst. Auditor: Celia Mondragon
Business Managers: Cesonoer Nogra
Guia Galeni
PRO: Angelica Faduhilao
Asst. PRO: Cecilia Delos Santos
PCO: Bonifacia Servidad
Asst. PCO: Bella Atilano
BOD: Elaida Libo-on
Yolanda Naldoza
Cluster Coordinators
Brown – Salvacion Nonato
Pink – Guia Galeno
Green – Ma. Luz Nacionales
Orange – Celia Mondragon
Blue – Rosario Nasa
Violet – Salvador Fradeza Jr.
Yellow – Evangeline Castillo
Red – Aide Dideles
OSCA Head – Mrs. Salvacion S. Petinglay