Talisay City News and Events

Mayor Neil E. Lizares III Leads Second Quarter Distribution of Senior Citizens' Transportation Allowance

July 11, 2017

MAYOR NEIL LIZARES RELEASED MORE THAN 328,000 PESOS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER ALLOWANCE FOR THIS YEAR TO 728 ELDERLY BENEFICIARIES OF BARANGAY CONCEPCION.


An elederly from Brgy. Concepcion personally thank Talisay City Mayor Neil Lizares for his monthly transportation allowance.

City of Talisay Received Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance

The City of Talisay is one of the 28 LGUs from Negros Occidental who received the seal of child ~friendly local governance award. This award is given to local government units who champions children's welfare in the areas of planning, budgeting, legislation and services. Out of the awardees, ten (10) will be chosen to vie for the presidential award.

Please read the full story published in the Visayan Daily Star newspaper on July 07, 2017.

48 Negros LGUs receive  DILG child-friendly seal

Forty-eight of the 57 local government units in the Negros Island Region yesterday received the Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance, in ceremonies held in Dumaguete City.

The Department of Social Welfare and Development and the Department of Interior and Local Government spearheaded the awarding at a local hotel, attended by local chief executives and other LGU representatives, among others.

Talisay positioned as Negros Occidental retail capital

By Erwin P. Nicavera
Published in the SunStar Bacolod newspaper on July 04, 2017.

TALISAY City is being positioned to become the retail capital of Negros Occidental outside Bacolod City, its top official said.

Talisay City Mayor Nilo Jesus Antonio Lizares III, during the grand opening of Wilcon Depot Bacolod-Talisay Branch last Friday, said they are currently working on setting a new standard for Talisay as strategic venue for investments, especially on retail.

Lizares said many investors have been eyeing the city for business expansion, thus, the local government is currently reviewing its tax ordinance geared toward attracting more companies.

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