Posted April 29, 2014
Written by Bert Dalida
The Boracay Tourist Assistance Center (BTAC) formed its Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) on Monday, April 28.
After a meeting, its members had their oath taking, Malay Municipal Local Government Operations Officer Chief Mark Delos Reyes was voted as Chairman, and Hon. Town Council Jupiter Aelred Gallenero as Vice Chairman.
The following also showed their support as members of the council: Municipal Tourism Operations Officer Chief Felix Delos Santos; Philippine Red Cross-Boracay Administrator Marlo Schönenberger ; Boracay Foundation Incorporated President Dionesio Salme; Yes FM and Easy Rock Stations Manager Alan Palma Sr., Hugh Raddi Isagan of the Boracay Fire Rescue Ambulance Volunteers (BFRAV) and Boracay Action Group (BAG); Island Administrator Mr Glenn Sacapaño; Boracay Redevelopment Task Force Chief Mabel Bacani; Pastor Angelo Panganiban of the Boracay Grace Baptist Church and this writer.
It can be recalled that BTAC prepared the forming of advisory council in order to get support from the members of the Local Government Unit (LGU), stakeholders, legal counsel, Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and private agencies.
The council which was formed is expected to work hand in hand with the PNP, the BTAC in particular, with the Integrated Transformation Program of the Philippine National Police by means of the Performance Governance System or PATROL Plan 2030.
Translated/Edited by Rodel J. Abalus