Photos during the Consultative Meeting of SP-Albuera, Leyte concerning its Draft Municipal Ordinance 2020-09, presided by Vice Mayor Hon. Tita P. Alajas
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 8 represented by Legal Officer Atty. Christian Gilbert Dado and Economist Atty. Rogelio Napoles shared inputs to LGU-Albuera, Leyte in the drafting of its Municipal Ordinance pertaining to the procedure for the grant of locational clearance on quarry or commercial/industrial sand and gravel permit applications in Albuera, Leyte.
The said Ordinance seeks to regulate the indiscriminate extraction of sand and gravel resources from riverbeds within the territorial jurisdiction of the municipality.
The body, particularly the Committee on Environment expressed gratitude for the valuable inputs given by MGB personnel in keeping with their thrust to promote environmental protection, thus, ensure suitable exploitation, use and preservation of local mineral resources.