Dagupan City Mayor Belen Fernandez said the city’s progress began even before she was elected into office.
The Dagupan politiko made the remark during the during the induction of officers of the Dagupan City Club of Southern California.
Fernandez said Dagupan City is currently “at the crossroads of its biggest socio-economic and physical transformation since the 1990 earthquake.”
“All of these did not start when I was elected Mayor six years ago. It dates back even before I was in the private sector. I went to serve our public schools and day care centers,” she explained.
Fernandez also said the investments in Dagupan City are all geared to make it the “the safest, most peaceful, happiest and healthiest city in the Philippines.”