Legazpeňos join Valentine’s Day march to plant 3,000 Pili seedlings

By Emmanuel P. Solis  LEGAZPI CITY, Feb. 14 (PNA) —- Some 1,000 Legazpeňos briskly walked the three-kilometer stretch from the entrance of the Doňa Pepita Golf Course to the foot of Mount Mayon in Barangay Padang here to plant 3,000 Pili trees and various other seedlings during the annual “Lakad Tanim Para sa Puso” organized […]

Meat vendors oriented on new PHP22M abbatoir

By Emmanuel P. Solis  LEGAZPI CITY, Feb. 2 (PNA)—The City Veterinary Office (CVO) here met with all the meat vendors in this city Thursday to orient them on the city government’s requirements before one could have his animal slaughtered at the “Double AA” abattoir which is expected to be operational anytime soon. Mayor Noel E. […]

RPOC-Bicol convenes first regular meeting

By Connie B. Destura  LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 23 (PNA) —- As newly appointed chairman of the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC), Legazpi City Mayor Noel E. Rosal convened the first regular meeting of RPOC Monday as it tackled plans for peace and order in the region, particularly the war against drugs, criminality and insurgency. […]

International cycling event returns to Legazpi City

By: Emmanuel P. Solis LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 19 (PNA)—-Mayor Noel E. Rosal has announced the return to this city of the eighth edition of the cycling competition “Le Tour De Filipinas” on February 18 to 21. He said 75 bikers from various international and local cycling teams are expected to join the four-stage competition in […]

Mayor Rosal named chairman of Regional Peace and Order Council

LEGAZPI CITY 1/5/17 (Bicol Standard)– Legazpi City Mayor Noel Rosal has been appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte as chairman of the Regional Peace in Order Council (RPOC) in Bicol. He was recommended by DILG Sec. Ismael “Mike” Sueno by virtue of the authority vested in Sueno as Chairperson of the National Peace and Order Council […]

Legazpi City gov’t allots PHP500,000 aid to 5 Albay towns

By Rhaydz B. Barcia LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 4 (PNA)–The city government of Legazpi will provide PHP500,000 financial assistance to the five municipalities in Albay province that were battered by typhoon Nina on Christmas Day. City Mayor Noel Rosal said the city government will provide PHP100,000 financial aid to each of the towns of Tiwi and […]

Severe Weather Bulletin #13 #NinaPH

SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN #13 FOR: TYPHOON “#NinaPH” (NOCK-TEN) TROPICAL CYCLONE: WARNING ISSUED AT 11:00 AM, 25 December 2016 (Valid for broadcast until the next bulletin to be issued at 2 PM today) “NINA” HAS INTENSIFIED AND FURTHER INCREASED ITS THREAT TO BICOL REGION. • Estimated rainfall amount is from moderate to heavy within its 500 […]

PDRRMC Advisory 2 on Tropical Storm #Nina

PDRRMC Advisory 2 on Tropical Storm NINA December 23, 2016 3:00 PM: TheTropical Storm Nina intensified its strength and is moving towards the Bicol region. Based on the PAGASA Severe Weather Bulletin No. 2 issued at 11:00am today, the Storm is located to be 790 km East of Guiuan, Eastern Samar or at 11.7N/132.9E with […]


As of today, December 23, 2016, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Albay had placed the entire province of Albay under the STATE OF IMMINENT DISASTER through SPA RESOLUTION NUMBER 00254-2016. The LGUs therefore, through its LDRRMOs, are to fully implement the disaster preparedness phase activities and action plan on Strong Wind, Storm Surge, Flood, Landslide, Flashflood […]