Message of the Mayor

Message of the Mayor

Hon. Mayor Joedith C. Gallego


With all my heart, I would like to express my deepest gratitude and thanks to the people of Silay City, for your collective support in the recent Philippine National & Local Election. I deeply appreciate the trust you have given to me as your new local chief executive to lead our city towards genuine development adapting the principles of the following: Good Governance, Participation and Consensus Orientation, Strategic Vision, Effectiveness and Efficiency, and Accountability, Transparency, and Equality.

PROGRESS – in its accurate sense, must be one that is sustainable. It satisfies the needs of the present without having to sacrifice the needs of future generations.

As your new Local Chief Executive in this city, I humbly ask for your support and cooperation, regardless of one’s political view. Let us unite and work together as a team and embrace economic endeavours.

My priority is the over-all welfare of the city and its constituents. Thus, serving the people of Silay with utmost sincerity, honesty, and integrity shall be key. I shall ensure that the employees of the City Government of Silay will serve the people in excellence, transparency, and accountability, all the more with the help of our Almighty God.

As your new servant-leader in this city, I am confident that our combined efforts, hard work, and drive, we can significantly contribute to attain of our shared goals of poverty alleviation, economic productivity, equitable distribution of resources and benefits, and most of all, a peaceful and environmentally sound city.