The City of Dumaguete, through a resolution from the Sangguniang Panlungsod, commended Barangay Motong under the leadership of Punong Barangay Dionie D. Amores for winning the as Most Outstanding Lupong Tagapamayapa of the Province of Negros Oriental for 5 straight years.
Sangguniang Kabataan President Renz Macion, author of the resolution, cited with pride and joy the noteworthy accomplishments of Barangay Motong with the emphasis on attaining the objectives of the Katarungang Pambarangay worthy of emulation by the other 556 aspiring barangays.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo earlier has already lauded PB Amores, who is also President of the Liga ng mga Barangay and his Lupong Tagapamayapa for being a consistent winner of the annual search by the Department of Interior and Local Government in the years 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 for their best practices in settling disputes and administering justice in the barangay.
The resolution was co-authored by Councilors Karissa Faye Tolentino, Manuel Sagarbarria, Michael M. Bandal, Lilani Ramon, Edgar P. Lentorio Jr. and Nelson Patrimonio and presented today at the plenary.