Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo approved the grant of P 3, 000.00 for each of the 913 teachers as honoraria under the Deped Dumaguete City Schools Division based on the letter request of Superintendent Dr. Gregorio Cyrus Elejorde.
The City Council also approved the appropriation of P 2.7 million to fund the grant of honoraria for the public school teachers.
Mayor Remollo said that the grant of honorarium is the City Government’s gesture of appreciation to the industry and dedication of the public school teachers in serving the students including their support to the programs, projects and activities of the city administration.