“AN ORDINANCE GRANTING TEMPORARY CLOSURE FROM CORNER  RIZAL AND OSMEÑA STREETS TO CORNER RIZAL AND BONIFACIO STREETS TO CORNER BONIFACIO  AND MABINI STREETS, ALL OF  BARANGAY MAGUGPO POBLACION, TAGUM CITY  FOR THE 22ND MINDANAO AREA SPECIAL ASSEMBLY OF THE ORDER OF THE KNIGHTS OF RIZAL ON OCTOBER 7, 2017, SATURDAY FROM TWELVE NOON (12:00 NN) TO FIVE O’CLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON (5:00 P.M.)”.

Republic of the Philippines
Province of Davao del Norte
CITY OF TAGUM

BEFORE THE 7th CITY COUNCIL

EXCERPT FROM THE MINUTES OF THE 63rd REGULAR SESSION OF THE 7th CITY COUNCIL OF TAGUM, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE HELD ON SEPTEMBER 27, 2017 AT THE SP SESSION HALL.

PRESENT:

Hon. AGRIPINO G. COQUILLA, JR., CE,           Member (Temporary Presiding Officer)
Hon. MACARIO A. BERMUDEZ, II,                     Member
Hon. JAN DMITRI S. SATOR,                             Member
Hon. REY CYRIL T. ALBA                                   Member
Hon. TRISTAN ROYCE R. AALA, MDMG,           Member
Hon. ROBERT L. SO,                                          Member
Hon. JOSE JOEDEL T. CAASI, MDMG,              Member
Hon. PROSPERO E. ESTABILLO, JR.,                  Member                       (ABC Representative)
Hon. DAMIANO L. CIPRO,                               Member                       (IP Representative)

ACTING CITY MAYOR:

Hon. GETERITO T. GEMENTIZA, MDMG,            City Vice Mayor

ON OFFICIAL BUSINESS:

Hon. EVA LORRAINE E. ESTABILLO,                   Member
Hon. RONALD S. ELIOT,                                                Member

ON VACATION LEAVE:

Hon. ESTER L. ANGOY,                                     Member

EXPLANATORY NOTE

WHEREAS, Section 21 of Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 authorizes a local government unit, pursuant to an ordinance, to permanently or temporarily close or open any  local road, alley, park, or square falling within its jurisdiction, subject to certain conditions;

WHEREAS, under Section 21 ( C ) of the Local Government Code or Republic Act 7160, any national or local road, alley, park, or square may be temporarily closed during an actual emergency or fiesta celebrations, public rallies, agricultural or industrial fairs, or an undertaking of public works and highways, telecommunications, and water projects, water routes projects. The duration of which shall be specified by the local chief executive concerned in a written order. Provided however, that no national or local road, alley, park, or square shall set temporarily closed for athletic, cultural, or civic activities not officially sponsored, recognized , or approved by the local government unit concerned;

WHEREAS, Republic Act 646, a civic organization known as “Orden de Caballeros de Rizal” (Knights of Rizal) was incorporated under the Corporation Law of the Philippines in the year 1916 by patriotic citizens;

WHEREAS, In line with the celebration of the 22nd Mindanao General Assembly on October 7-8 2017, there will be a short parade from the center of the Justice and Rehabilitation Building to Rizal Monument and a floral offering with a short program on October  7, 2017, Saturday from  Twelve  Noon (12:00 NN) to Five o’clock in the afternoon (5:00 P.M.);

WHEREAS, a certification from the Secretary to the Sangguniang Panlungsod of the City of Tagum that notices of public hearing were duly disseminated to concerned constituency and a Public Hearing was conducted on September 25, 2017, Monday at the Sangguniang Panlungsod Conference Hall relative to this ordinance;

CITY ORDINANCE NO. 828, S- 2017

“AN ORDINANCE GRANTING TEMPORARY CLOSURE FROM CORNER  RIZAL AND OSMEÑA STREETS TO CORNER RIZAL AND BONIFACIO STREETS TO CORNER BONIFACIO  AND MABINI STREETS, ALL OF  BARANGAY MAGUGPO POBLACION, TAGUM CITY  FOR THE 22ND MINDANAO AREA SPECIAL ASSEMBLY OF THE ORDER OF THE KNIGHTS OF RIZAL ON OCTOBER 7, 2017, SATURDAY FROM TWELVE NOON (12:00 NN) TO FIVE O’CLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON (5:00 P.M.)”.

BE IT enacted by the Sangguniang Panlungsod of the City of Tagum in a Session assembled, that:

Section  1 – In line with the celebration of the General Mindanao Area Assembly of the Order of the Knights of Rizal on October 7 to 8 2017, there will be a short parade from the Center of the Justice and Rehabilitation Building to the Rizal Monument and a floral offering with a short program of which the City necessitates careful traffic control and extraordinary usage of certain sections of Corner Rizal and Osmeña  Streets to Corner Rizal and Bonifacio  Streets to Corner Bonifacio and Mabini Streets, All of  Barangay Magugpo Poblacion, Tagum City for the  22nd Mindanao Area Special Assembly of the Order of the Knights of Rizal on October 7 -8 2017 Saturday from Twelve Noon (12:00 NN) to five o’clock  in the afternoon (5:00 P.M.)”

Section 2 – For the effective implementation of this Ordinance, the following shall be observed:

1.       Signboards bearing the Ordinance and its specific period shall be posted at Corner Osmena – Rizal Streets and Corner Rizal – Bonifacio and Corner Bonifacio – Mabini Streets.
2.       An adequate substitute route with corresponding routing plan shall be provided by the City Government which shall be properly maintained for public safety until such road shall be opened back to the public;
3.       During the hours of 12:00 NN to 5:00 PM on Saturday, October 7, 2017 all vehicles on corner Bonifacio –Rizal and Corner Osmena – Rizal shall be rerouted.
4.       The Traffic Management Office, Security  Management  Office and the Philippine National Police of the City shall be responsible for the good order of the traffic and safety  of the public.

Section 3 – This Ordinance shall take effect upon it approval.

CARRIED AND APPROVED.

ENACTED AND PASSED this 27th day of September, 2017.

I HEREBY CERTIFY to the correctness of the foregoing.

(SGD.) MELODINA V. VALLE
Records Officer IV
OIC – Secretary to the Sanggunian

ATTESTED AND CERTIFIED TO BE DULY ADOPTED:

 (SGD.) AGRIPINO G. COQUILLA, JR. CE
SP Member
(Acting City Vice Mayor/Temporary Presiding Officer)

APPROVED:

(SGD.) ALLAN L. RELLON, DPA, PhD
City Mayor