Parañaque Vice Mayor Rico Golez formally turns over gavel to his successor
Parañaque Vice Mayor Rico Golez will step down from his post after three terms, and he formally turned over the symbol of the council leadership to his successor, Vice Mayor-elect Joan Villafuerte.
Golez handed over the gavel to Villafuerte on the last session day of the council and his last day as presiding officer.
Villafuerte will serve as presiding officer at 12 noon on June 30.
“Nagpasalamat tayo sa pagkakataon binigay sa akin sa loob ng 9 na taon,” Golez said.
He also thanked Parañaque Mayor Edwin Olivarez for giving awards to last term members of the council.
Golez will return to the council on June 30 as a regular member, having been elected to a new term as councilor.