April 6, 2022
Your City Government at Work
April 29, 2022
City Mayor Sitti Djalia Turabin-Hataman delivered her Third State of the City Report, April 27, on the occasion of the 21st Cityhood Anniversary of Isabela de Basilan. In the same occasion, Vice Mayor Jhul Kifli L. Salliman presented the accomplishments of the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP).
In his presentation, Vice Mayor Salliman emphasized the fruits of a hardworking SP and the collaborative spirit among the city’s councilors which made it possible for the said body to churn out record number of ordinances and resolutions that made the city more abreast with the challenges and requirements of our modern times –even serving as pioneers for local councils in the region and the nation.
For her part, Mayor Turabin-Hataman stressed that the many achievements and accomplishments of her administration in the past three years were rather the benefits of the city’s outreach and partnerships with various sectors. The local chief executive added that the city government’s drive in pursuing all its programs, projects, and policies are aligned with a pro-people governance that delivers a happy and dignified life for all. While narrating the various physical and social infrastructure projects that the city has launched and inaugurated, Mayor Turabin-Hataman vowed to do and be more for all Isabeleños.
Capping the reports was the premiere of “Mahal Kong Isabela” –a stirring ballad about an Isabela City reborn.
The two leaders of the city made their discourse in front of an audience composed of members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod, chairs of the city’s 45 barangays, heads of national government agencies and security forces, representatives from the private sector, business groups, civil society, the religious and the academe. Also in attendance were the city government department and division heads.