PDC Chair Erico B. Aumentado informed the Council that the PDC-Execom meeting was called for the purpose of tackling items in the agenda, most notably the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with NEDA Region VII. He then mentioned that Bohol is the beneficiary of several major projects of the Republic of Korea. He also informed the municipal Mayors that they would be called to an emergency meeting on March 15, 2010 with the Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council, particularly those municipalities affected by the adverse effects of droughts in order to undertake mitigating measures such as cloud seeding, targeting the North Eastern basin as the granary of the Province of Bohol.
Approval of the proposed Agenda – Since the members had provided with copies of the previous minutes , Mr. Argeo Melisimo moved to dispense the reading and for the approval of the same, which was duly seconded. There being no objection, the motion was carried.
A) MATTERS FOR DISCUSSION, APPROVAL AND ENDORSEMENT
- Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Barangay Master Planning under the Integrated Area Development(IAD) Strategy piloting the Barangays of the 2nd District of Bohol, between the Provincial Government of Bohol & NEDA Region 7.
Regional Director Marlene Rodriguez, NEDA Region 7, signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Barangay Master Planning, a collaboration between NEDA and the Provincial Government Of Bohol, represented by Gov. Erico Aumentado. The available funds intended for the said Master Planning amounted to P1,000,000.00
Upon motion of Engr. Panfilo M. Asares, duly seconded by Mr. Argeo Melisimo, for the approval and adoption of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Barangay Master Planning under the Integrated Area Development(IAD),the Council passed this resolution –
PDC EXECOM RESOLUTION NO. 01-2010
A RESOLUTION APPROVING AND FAVORABLY ADOPTING THE MEMORADUM OF UNDERSTANDING(MOU) FOR THE BARANGAY MASTER PLANNING UNDER THE INTEGRATED AREA DEVELOPMENT (IAD) STRATEGY, PILOTING THE BARANGAYS OF THE 2ND DISTRICT OF BOHOL, BETWEEN THE PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT OF BOHOL & NEDA REGION 7
After the signing, RD Marlene Rodriguez commended the Honorable Governor for initiating the Barangay Master Planning under the Integrated Area Development (AID) Strategy piloting the Barangays of the second District of Bohol. The said strategy will address the felt needs of the barangay levels. The said initiative needs support of the community and commitment of support from the Barangay level.