La Union City government honors outstanding employees

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – As part of the month-long civil service celebration, the city government here bestowed recognition to its 107 outstanding employees in an awarding ceremony last Monday in front of the city hall.
Mayor Hermenegildo Gualberto and Vice- Mayor Alfredo Pablo Ortega along with the city councilors and Civil Service Commission Acting Director Hedy Jose B. Lardizabal led the rites that gave individualhonors to employees in four categories: Loyalty Award, Exemplary Award, Honesty Award, and Client Feedback Award.
The loyalty awards were given to Ms. Purita F. Suarnaba for rendering 40 years of service and Ms. Marlyn S. Cortez for reaching 35 years of service. Both works at the City Health Office.
The loyalty awards were also given to five employees who have served the city government for 30 years, 12 employees for 25 years of service, 10 employees for 20 years, 14 employees for 15 years; and 22 employees for 10 years.
Exemplary Awards to 10 city employees who exhibited commendable performance, Commendation for Honesty Awards to 23 city employees who showed integrity and demonstrated an act of honesty, and Commendation for Client Feedback Awards to eight city employees who provided outstanding client service.
The 117th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary is anchored on the theme: “Tugon sa Hamon ng Pagbabago: Malasakit ng Lingkod Bayani”. This year’s activities are meant to remind public servants to develop a sense of concern in serving the public.