Sunday, February 15, 2015
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO-The city government recently purchased 39 new vehicles in a bid to further enhance delivery of basic services as well as provide means of transportation to Fernandinos.
Just procured include two dump trucks, four mini dump trucks, two garbage compactors, one fire truck, one back hoe, one military truck, two military jeeps, eight motorcycles, one ambulance, carriers, vans and SUVs.
Mayor Edwin Santiago said these vehicles shall complement the city’s initiatives of providing faster and more efficient services in order to make their programs more effective.
“Through these vehicles, we will be able to further improve our programs especially when it comes to waste collection and segregation, response time during disasters and emergency situations, and cater to the other needs of our constituents,” Santiago explained.
The local chief executive likewise reported that they purchased a bus, which will provide free rides to registered senior citizens in the city.
In closing, he urged all public servants including city officials and employees to make their service extraordinary by “serving the public from the heart,”. (Marie Joy L. Simpao)