VILLANUEVA, Misamis Oriental - Good news for the constituents of the Municipality of Villanueva, as this fastest booming town of Villanueva bagged the "2019 SGLG National Award" given by the Department of Local Government.
Actively run by Mayor Jennsky Uy, Villanueva town bested over 20 towns in Misamis Oriental. The Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) Award is given annually by the DILG to enhance the capability building of every municipality to institute reforms and good governance that will help boost the economic and well-being of its people.
Other towns of Misamis Oriental who were also awarded the 2019 SGLG Award include Lugait, Medina and Salay based on the results posted by DILG in its website.
Meanwhile, Mayor Jennsky Uy thanked her constituents for always believing in her and supporting whatever endeavor of the local government of Villanueva.
She said there will be more projects that she will be implementing in her hometown, especially in helping the poorest sector of the town in terms of livelihood and more economic activities that creates jobs and more opportunities for everyone.
For Region 10, this years winners are as follows:
5. San Fernando
Lanao del Norte
7. Sultan Naga Dimaporo
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