Key officials of the City Government of Dumaguete commemorated the 123rd Independence Day with an early morning flag raising ceremony at the Manuel L. Quezon Park with personnel from the Bureau of Fire Protection and Philippine National Police.
Among the officials present for the ceremony are Vice-Mayor Karissa Tolentino-Maxino, City Administrator Doram Dumalagan, Assistant City Administrator Dr. Dinno T. Depositario, who is also Chief-of-Staff of Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, City Legal Officer Manuel Arbon, City DILG Officer Christopher Pastor and Dumaguete City PNP OIC Police Lt. Col. Joeson B. Parallag.
This year’s theme “Spirit of Freedom for National Unity and Healing” calls upon every Filipino to treasure our rich history, be inspired by the ideals and principles of our heroes and remain united as we continue to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic as one nation.