LGU Balindong launches website to boost transparency
MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Nov. 19 (PIA) — The local government unit (LGU) of Balindong has launched its official website in an effort promote transparency and improve its relationship with its constituents.
The website, www.watobalindong.gov.ph, aims to provide quick access to information about the LGU’s programs and services.
“For a term and a year now, our administration has been providing for the needs of our constituents, be it hard or soft projects. We have been catering to their priority needs but still many are not aware of our efforts due to poor information dissemination,” said municipal mayor Raysalam Bagul-Mangondato during the launching held at the municipal hall on Monday, November 17.
She said the website will serve as a communication tool as it allows the public to be informed about what the local government is doing and track the implementation of its various programs and projects.
The website contains valuable information about Balindong including financial reports, budget allocations, and utilization of funds.
It also showcases the rich historical background of the municipality, its socio-demographic profile, local officials, department heads, and barangay officials, including the history of its 38 barangays.
It will be managed and regularly updated by the Municipal Information Office.
Aisah Ponce Macabuat, municipal information officer, said the website contains a “Contact Us” window for those who want to get in touch with the local government.
So visit www.watobalindong.gov.ph and take a look of what’s in store for you. (APB/PIA-10)