El Salvador City in Misamis Oriental became the ONLY city in Northern Mindanao to receive the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) for 2018 while nine municipalities in the region were also awarded the SGLG for the year.
The SGLG is a progressive assessment system adopted by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to give distinction to remarkable local government performance across several areas. It symbolizes integrity and good performance through continuing governance reform and sustained local development.
Meanwhile, nine (9) municipalities in Region 10 were 2018 SGLG awardees. They are Katapagan, Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Kolambugan and Sapad in Lanao del Norte, Maramag and Pangantucan in Bukidnon, Lugait in Misamis Oriental, Sagay in Camiguin and Bonifacio in Misamis Occidental.
They are among 17 provinces, 39 cities and 207 municipalities which got the award.