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Friday, February 10, 2023

Tandag City revives road clearing operation

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur -- Tandag City Local Chief Executive Roxanne C. Pimentel has ordered the Inter-Agency Road Clearing Task Force (IARC-TF) to re-implement and conduct the Barangay Road Clearing Operations starting today, February 9, 2023, in the poblacion barangays of the city.

Tandag City first implemented the road clearing operations on 2019 and was placed on a long hiatus brought about by the pandemic.

IARC-TF is composed of the Philippine National Police (PNP) - Tandag City Police Station, Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), City Engineer's Office, Office of the Building Official, Business Permits and Licensing Division, City Tricycle Regulation Program, together with Tricycle Traffic Management Group (TTMG), Land Transportation Office (LTO) Enforcers, and Punong Barangays.

The LCE extended her gratitude to the partner agencies for their support and assistance.

Pimentel further appealed to the people of Tandag City to strictly follow and comply with the provisions of the ordinance to restore order in the city streets.

Meanwhile, the operation is a compliance  to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Memorandum Circular No. 2023-017 and Ordinance No. 004, series of 2020, or the "Road Clearing Ordinance of Tandag City.  (Grace Barcena/LGU-Tandag City/PIA-Surigao del Sur)