LOURDES Subdivision Extension was named Outstanding Barangay for Peace and Order Advisory Council (BPOAC) category A, first and third class.
The winner was proclaimed during the 114th Police Service Anniversary celebration at the Masigasig grandstand, Camp Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet last Monday.
Station I Police Chief Inspector Gil Imado had nominated Lourdes Subdivision Extension barangay based on its performance in implementing of peace and order programs.
“This is the first time for our barangay to receive such kind of recognition and it is overwhelming to know that our team effort is being appreciated. Wala itong award na ito kung hindi rin dahil sa teamwork ng aking konsehal at kung wala ring kooperasyon ang aming mga kabarangay na panatiliing tahimik, mapayapa at maayos ang aming lugar,” said the barangay chairman, Benjamin Macadangdang. (Jho Arranz)