CSF effects BIS launching and MOA signing

The City Government of San Fernando led by City Mayor Pablo C. Ortega through the Office of the City Planning and Development headed by Mr. Ramon T. Peralta, City Planning and Development Coordinator signed of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) during the launching of the Barangay Information System (BIS) on June 19, 2013, Wednesday at [...]

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PGLU and CSF commemorate 115th Anniversary of the Philippine Independence

Government officials, employees, and representatives of private and non-government organizations flocked in front of the city hall early of June 12, 2013 as the provincial government of La Union and the City of San Fernando commemorate the 115th Philippine Independence Day Anniversary.  Considered as one of the most significant dates in the Philippine’s history, this [...]

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CSF elevates from WHITE to PINK Orchid Awardee

From White Orchid Awardee last year, the city was elevated to the Pink Orchid Award for 2013 which covers a 70% to 89% of the criteria, a 1% fall short of being a Red Orchid Awardee.  The red orchid was used by the World Health Organization in its 2001 World No Tobacco Day advocacy as [...]

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CSF prepares for 115th Anniversary of the Philippine Independence

One of the most significant dates in the Philippine’s history is Independence Day because it marks the nation’s independence from the Spanish rule on June 12, 1898. The annual observance of Philippine’s Independence Day started when former President Diosdado Macapagal signed Republic Act No. 4166 on August 4, 1964. This Act legalized the holiday, which [...]

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SP awards Super Parents and eStudyangteng Pambato

One of the primary thrusts of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of this city is excellence showcased in various programs and projects initiated to recognized individuals, groups and entities who have excelled in their fields of expertise. Thus, the SP award Super Parents and eStudyanteng Pambato was conceptualized to give due recognition to city employees whose children [...]

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Logos Hope’s first visit to City of San Fernando, La Union The world’s largest floating book fair

Following in the footsteps of her predecessor MV Doulos, which has visited the city of San Fernando several times, MV Logos Hope is the newest vessel in the GBA Ships fleet. She carries the world’s largest floating book fair and will soon visit the city of San Fernando, La Union, on her maiden voyage around [...]

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CSF receives Silver Trailblazer Award at PGS KickOff

The City of San Fernando, La Union with the vision to be the Premier Capital City of Ilocandia by 2020 showcased its progress in its Performance Governance System Pathway through their performance reporting during the Public Governance Forum with the theme: “KickOff: The Race to 2015” on March 19, 2013 at the Edsa Shangri-La Manila. [...]

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“Floating book shop” arriving in San Fernando port

A ship which serves as an “ambassador of goodwill and international relations,” will arrive in San Fernando City and stay docked from May 22 to June 4, 2013, for the general public. The vessel, named MV Logos Hope is following its predecessor, MV Doulos which visited San Fernando in 1996, 2000 and 2001. Logos ship [...]

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CSF conducts Bamboo Arts and Handicrafts lecture and forum

The City Government of San Fernando, through the Office of the City Agriculturist and in partnership with the Office of the City Administrator, City Planning and Development and City ENRO, initiated the Bamboo Arts and Handicrafts Lecture and Forum with the objective of strengthening the city’s new OTOP, the KAWAYAN. On April 3, 2013, a [...]

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PCO lauds unknown soldiers’ heroism

City Mayor Pablo C. Ortega cited once more the bravery and moral courage of soldiers who gave their lives fighting for freedom during the World War II in Bataan and Coregidor, calling their heroism, “epic of human endurance.” The Mayor spoke in celebration of the April 9-Araw ng Kagitingan (Bataan Day,) where the whole country, [...]

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