Kidapawan City eyes tax relief for quake victims

COTABATO CITY — To cushion the impact of the natural calamity that befell Kidapawan City, the local government is proposing a 20 percent tax relief to all real property taxpayers beginning January 2020. “If approved by the City Council, this tax relief will start in January,” Kidapawan City Mayor Joseph Evangelista said in a statement Tuesday. …

Kidapawan Mayor scraps employees Christmas parties

KIDAPAWAN CITY — – Mayor Joseph Evangelista scrapped the planned Christmas parties during the yuletide season, saying they cannot afford to be happy while the city residents are trying to rise from damages brought about by series of earthquakes. Last week, Evangelista issued Memorandum No. 3717 directing all department heads to forego all scheduled Christmas …

Mga eskuelahan mohatag ug lingkuranan sa mga estudyanteng sa nasunogan

DAKBAYAN SA KIDAPAWAN (Hunyo 26) — Nagkasinabot ang mga magtutudlo sa distrito nga mohatag ug mga plastic nga bangko alang sa mga estudyante sa Isidoro Lonzaga Memorial Elementary School (ILMES) didto sa Barangay Magsaysay. Kini ang nasabutan sa mga magtutudlo human gilamoy sa kalayo ang kuarto sa Grade 4 og 5 niadtong Biernes alas kuarto …

Kidapawan Mayor condemns killing of traffic enforcer

KIDAPAWAN CITY (March 7) –- Mayor Joseph Evangelista has condemned the killing of traffic law enforcer Jeffrey Atud who was killed in broad daylight last Tuesday, March 5. Atud, 31, was killed while performing his duty at the intersection of Ninoy Aquino road at National Highway, Barangay Lanao. He is the 6th person killed since January 2019. The …

Kidapawan pageant aspirants plant trees in Mt. Apo

KIDAPAWAN CITY  — Candidates for the “Binibining Kalikasan” pageant on Tuesday went to the foothills of Mt. Apo, the country’s highest peak, to plant trees. The nine candidates planted at least 50 different species of trees at the Arboretum, a botanical garden devoted to trees of the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) in Barangay Ilomavis here. …

Oops! board of canvassers proclaim wrong winner for kagawad post

KIDAPAWAN CITY–A candidate for the barangay council here said he was relinquishing his post after finding out he was erroneously proclaimed winner in the May 14 polls, a mistake readily admitted by the village board of canvassers. Garnering 186 votes, Jaime Recosana was proclaimed the 7th placer for the village council elections in Barangay Junction. …