Tatak Metro 3rd

DOE, DOST validation teams visit Third District for solar projects

Negros Occidental Third District Congressman Alfredo Benitez has facilitated last week vital groundwork to enable residents and communities in remote and far-flung areas in his District to enjoy power and water supply harnessed from renewal energy.

ENGR. JIMMY PLANAS of Central DOE explains to residents of Barangay Canlusong, EB Magalona the Household Electrification Program of the DOE.

Two separate validation teams arrived in the province from the Department of Energy and the Department of Science and Technology. Both were guided by the House and District staff of Cong. Benitez, with the support and cooperation of the local government executives of the Third District.

Flu Shots For Victorias Schoolchildren

A total of 150 schoolchildren of the Estado Elementary School-Hacienda Mimi Extension, in Barangay 10 – Barrio Estado, Victorias City were beneficiaries of free immunization for influenza, a project of Victoriahanon Mrs. Victoria Bantug Hoffart together with the Victorias Kaayong Lawas Foundation and the Immaculate Conception Health Center to commemorate the 98th birth anniversary of former Victorias Mayor Remedios Palanca Bantug.

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The schoolchildren of the Estado-Mimi Extension Elementary School who received free flu shots.

3rd Albee Cup: Metro 3rd Inter-LGU Sportsfest

            The Victorias City sports contigent in the 3rd ALBEE CUP:  Inter-LGU Sportsfest takes the lead in the opening games of May 27 and the May 28 first Sunday schedule of basketball and volleyball matches, all  held at the Natalio G. Velez Sports and Cultural Center.

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The 3rd Albee Cup LGU Teams of Silay, Talisay, EB Magalona, Victorias and Murcia with Dr. Francisco Benitez.

3rd Albee Cup Opens

Elected officials of the Third District, from mayors, vice-mayors, councilors, barangay captains and barangay councilmen will see action starting today (May 27) as the 3rd ALBEE CUP Inter-LGU Sportsfest opens at 2 pm at the Silay City Natalio G. Velez Sports and Cultural Center.

Congressman Alfredo Benitez, seeing the opportunity to foster stronger camaraderie among public officials in his District and at the same time, promote physical fitness and well-being, launched the sportsfest in 2014. This year’s theme is “ Upod sa hampang, sinadya kag ASENSO sa Metro 3rd”.


April 24, 2017

Congressman Alfredo Benitez with Talisay Mayor Neil Lizares and Vice-Mayor Samuel Siote visited Barangay Katilingban in Talisay City today (April 24, 2017) accompanied by Punong Barangay Jude Abellana. Cong. Albee distributed 50 solar home kits to 50 households in Barangay Katilingban and inspected areas for development of farm-to-market roads.

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Solar Technology For 3rd District Barangays

Harnessing solar technology for basic needs as water and electricity for households and the barangays, is among the major thrusts that Third District Representative Alfredo Benitez will focus on for his third and last term from 2016 to 2019.

Cong. Benitez meets with EB Magalona municipal & barangays officials led by Mayor Marvin Malacon.

Recently, he made the rounds of his district , met with local officials and barangay leaders to re-evaluate priority needs covered in his I-HELP (infra-health & housing-education-livelihood-policy) Programs.

Consultation on constitutional reform set at Gov’t Center

The House Committee on Constitutional Amendment will hold a “Public Consultation on Constitutional Reform” at the Bacolod City Government Center lobby on Friday [March 17] from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Mayor Evelio Leonardia said in a press conference today [March 13] that Southern Leyte Lone District Rep. Roger Mercado, chair of the said committee, has requested for his assistance in holding the public consultation.

Team Albee Strategic Planning

Cong. Albee led members of his congress and district offices in a two-day strategic planning workshop feb. 17-18 in victorias city. Focus was on identifying priority projects under the i-help thrust of cong. Albee for 2018-2019. Identified were programs and legislative initiatives on infra, health, housing, education, solid waste management and livelihood opportunities (block farming)under the sugarcane industry development act.

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