The transition teams of mayor-elect Alfredo “Albee” Benitez and outgoing mayor Evelio Leonardia are set to meet at the Bacolod City Government Center 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, Rep. Greg Gasataya said.
Gasataya, who heads the Benitez transition team, said they expect Leonardia’s camp to turn over documents that they requested through the Department of the Interior and Local Government.
They have already completed the documents requested from the different departments and are ready for their turnover, Victoria Parreñas, secretary to the mayor, assured on Tuesday.
Benitez takes over the helm of the Bacolod City government at noon of June 30.
The oath taking rites of the new Bacolod officials will be held on July1.*