NEWS AND STORIES

LCP President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia Holiday Greetings

Bacolod City, 24 December 2021 - Holiday Greetings from LCP National President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia.

LCP 71st Expanded National Executive Board Meeting

Pasay City, 26 November 2021 - LOOK. The League of Cities of the Philippines successfully concluded its first hybrid National Executive Board (NEB) Meeting yesterday, 25 November 2021, at the Mindanao Ballroom of Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Pasay City. LCP organized the meeting to discuss important issues surrounding the safe and sustainable opening of local economies. Invited resource speakers include DepEd Assistant Secretary Malcolm Garma and FDA Director-General Eric Domingo. They provided updates on the safe opening of schools and the status of administering booster shots.

PCCI 2021 Most Business-Friendly Cities

Quezon City, 21 November 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines congratulates the winners of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) 2021 Most Business-Friendly Cities.

LCP mourns the passing of LCP National Chairman and Cebu City Mayor Edgardo C. Labella

Quezon City, 19 November 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines mourns the passing of its LCP National Chairman and Cebu City Mayor Edgardo C. Labella.

Philippines Creative Cities Manifesto

Quezon City, 12 October 2021 - The Philippine Creative Cities Network (PCCN) initiative is a unified proponent for the importance of creativity in various aspects of nation-building. It was designed to improve the able representation of the country in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) and to harness the potential of the creative industries in facilitating economic recovery amidst the pandemic.

Revolutionizing Literacy in Santiago City

Zoom, 24 September 2021 - A revolution in literacy is taking place in the City of Santiago in Isabela under the leadership of Mayor Joseph Tan despite the suspension of face-to-face classes brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mayor Bing Leonardia interview with Kabayan Noli de Castro

Bacolod City, 23 September 2021 - On 21 September 2021, LCP National President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia were interviewed by Kabayan Noli de Castro regarding the readiness of cities to implement the policy on alert levels system.

LCP Joins First Philippine Film Industry Month "Ngayon ang Bagong Sinemula"

Quezon City, 14 September 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines joins the nation in celebrating the first Philippine Film Industry Month 2021 "Ngayon ang Bagong Sinemula"

League of Cities Appeals to Extend State of Calamity

Bacolod City, 9 September 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) has appealed to the Office of the President for the extension of the declaration of the State of Calamity until 30 June 2022 to ensure that cities will be able to continue to mitigate the threats of the pandemic and facilitate local economic recovery.

LCP Creates Body on Devolution

Quezon City, 19 July 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), led by Bacolod City Mayor Evelio Leonardia as national president, has created the Committee on Devolution during its virtual Special General Assembly Friday [July 16].
Granting Authority to make Advance Payments for the Procurement of COVID-19 Vaccines
February 19, 2021
LOOK: Memorandum Order No. 51 signed by President Duterte granting the national government and local government units (LGUs) authority to make advance payments exceeding the 15\% limit for the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines.
The Advocate
January 15, 2021
The Q1-Q2 2020 issue of our official newsletter features the League's mid-year accomplishments including our response to COVID-19.
 MEMO
Appeal for coordinated assistance to affected cities of Typhoon Quinta, Rolly, and Ulysses
November 16, 2020
The unprecedented landfall of three (3) tropical storms in three weeks or from October 25 to November 11 in the country has greatly affected our cities from Luzon. Based on the available Situational Reports from the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC), a total of 64 cities have been affected by Typhoon Quinta, Rolly, and Ulysses.
Roundtable Consultation on Metropolitan Transport with Clean Air Asia
October 22, 2020
We invite you to an online consultation with Clean Air Asia on 27 October 2020 (Tuesday), from 2:30 to 6:15 p.m., to deepen the conversation on the importance of establishing and reorganizing transport authorities and executives.
 FEATURE CITY