LALA, Lanao del Norte – The Philippine Councilors League Lanao del Norte Chapter joins this year’s celebration of the National PCL Week.
 
Lyndon Abucay, the newly elected PCL-LDN President, led their first activity, which is the mangrove and nipa planting along the coastal area of Barangay Pacita, Municipality of Lala, on Thursday, September 8, 2022.
 
Present during the said event were all the officers of PCL-LDN. Prior to the planting activity, three of these officers, namely Hon. Noreen Sanchez of Tubod, Hon. Julius Frago of Maigo and Hon. Edwin Ong of Baroy took their oath of office that was administered by the Brgy Captain of Pacita, Hon. Janet Bacalso.
 
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) X Regional Director Teodoro Bacolod Jr., accompanied by BFAR Provincial Director Noel Saldajeno, also graced the activity to show support for the programs of the PCL, recognizing their efforts in protecting the environment through re-establishing the shoreline stabilization that the coastal communities rely on.
 
“Isip presidente sa mga konsehal dinhi sa Lanao del Norte, I will be inviting all the committee chairmen in Agriculture and Fishiries and we will be comparing ug naa bay mga ordinansa ang matag lungsod in terms sa coastal resources management and also sa mga lakes nato sa mg interior municipalities,” Hon. Abucay said.
 
Sangguniang Bayan Members of Municipality of Lala headed by the Vice Mayor Hon. Cesar ‘Poloy’ Yap, and the Municipal Local Government Operations Officer (MLGOO) of Lala, Lovella Buot, was also present during the activity. PIO-LDN