The City of Cagayan de Oro just celebrated its 62nd charter day. Below are the mayors from Cagayan de Misamis up to the present.

Cagayan de Misamis

  • Toribio Chaves (December 1898-1900) is the first Municipal Mayor.
  • Tirso Neri (1901-1904)
  • Cayetano Pacana (1904-1905)
  • Pedro Velez (January-April, 1906)
  • Cipriano Vamenta, Sr. (1906-1908)
  • Isidro Vamenta (1908-1909)
  • Anastacio Neri (1909-1910)
  • Ramon B. Neri (January 3, 1910-October 21, 1912)
  • Uldarico Akut (1912-1916)
  • Segundo Gaston (1916-1919)
  • Pedro P. Mabulay (1919-1922), appointed by Insular Government of the Philippine Islands United States Territorial Government
  • Fernando Pacana, Sr. (1922-1925)
  • Vicente P. Castro (1925-1928)
  • Don Apolinar Velez (1928-1931)
  • Lucio S. Ramos (1931-1934)
  • Julio B. Pacana (1934-1937)
  • Julio B. Pacana (1938-1940), the first Municipal Mayor to be re-elected
  • Roque Chavez (1940-1945), then vice mayor Roque Chavez assumed the post of Mayor after the untimely demise of Julio Pacana in 1940
  • Herminildo Avanceña (1941-1945), (1946), re-stored to office.

Post World War II

  • Lucio S. Ramos (1946-1947), on his second term as Municipal Mayor
  • Mariano A. Velez Sr. (1948), appointed as Military Mayor entrusted for the post-World War II rehabilitation

City of Cagayan de Oro

  • Maximo Y. Suniel (1948-1953), the last Municipal Mayor of Cagayan de Misamis (1948-1950) and first City Mayor of Cagayan de Oro (1950-1953)
  • Pedro SA. Baculio (1953-1954)
  • Justiniano R. Borja (1954-1964)
  • Jesus V. Seriña, Sr. (1964-1971)
  • Reuben R. Canoy (1971-1976)
  • Concordio C. Diel (1976-1978)
  • Pedro N. Roa (1978-1980)
  • Aquilino Pimentel, Jr. (1980-1984)
  • Pablo P. Magtajas (1984-1998)
  • Manolo Z. Tagarda (1998)
  • Vicente Y. Emano (1998-2007)
  • Constantino G. Jaraula (2007-2010)
  • Vicente Y. Emano (2010-present)

photos from City Museum

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