QC Mayor Joy Belmonte relays mayors’ concerns to President Marcos Jr.
Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte took the lead in relaying city mayors’ concerns when the local chief executives met with President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. in Malacañang.
Belmonte, as Executive Vice President of the League of Cities of the Philippines, spoke for the group’s President and Cebu City Mayor Mike Rama during the meeting.
She sought the chief executive’s guidance on crucial matters.
The issues she brought up included the devolution of services pursuant to the Mandanas-Garcia ruling, the booster vaccination for other sectors, the security and safety of mayors, and the implementation of a bayanihan mechanism to enable cities to come to each other’s aid during calamities.