Through a hybrid zoom and face-to-face conference, City Mayor Angelo O. Montilla had a discourse with Commission on Audit Region XII (COA 12) Regional Director Virginia Datukon, OIC-Spervising Auditor Johanna Sahisa, Auditors Arjay Astillero and Arianne Joy Purazo-Duque, and Auditing Examiner Flordelei Hocate on the financial audit observations and recommendations for the City Government of Tacurong, May 04, 2021, at the City Mayor’s Office Conference Room.

The meeting, also attended by City Government Office Heads, was hosted for COA 12 to present audit data and to attain transparency on the financial transactions of the city government.

Some of the findings made by COA 12 touched on the COVID-19 crisis interventions of the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Tacurong. The agency commended the LGU for its management efforts and optimization of resources amid the pandemic and has also suggested the LGU to strengthen its Local Risk Reduction Management.

The conference concluded with Mayor Montilla’s appreciation of COA 12 as a partner-agency that is present to aid the LGU enhance its services and not one to criticize and await its failure. (DEC, LGU-TacInformation)