By: Emme Rose Santiagudo
Ililo City Council filled two empty committees during their regular meeting on 13 November 2018.
Sangguniang Kabataan Federation President Luntao Night is now Chairman of the Committee on Environmental Protection Ecology while Liga Noga Barangay President Irene Ong head of the Committee on Good Government and Public Responsibility.
Councilor Floridell Nava appointed Ong and Luntau to both committees.
On 9 October 2018, board members Eduardo Peñaredondo and R Leoni Gerochi lost their committee chairman following a revamp headed by Nava.
The council approved the decision under the auspices of Nava, which declared the positions of the leader of the floor and the leader of assistant floors and chairman of the committees on rules, orders, decisions, style, justice and legal matters; , Energy and public services.
Gerochi abandoned his duties as chairman of the Committee on Public Services, Environment and Ecology, as well as the Committee on Good Government and Public Responsibility after making the decision.
In his speech of privilege, Nava stressed that most members of the council "lost their trust and confidence" under the leadership of Panchardundo and Grozecki.
"The council has become the knee dog of the current administration, we have to make reforms and therefore the reorganization is important," he said.
Meanwhile, council member Joshua Leaves was officially appointed chairman of the Police Affairs Committee.
Leif served as chairman of the committee headed by council member Armand Parkons.