AN EXECUTIVE ORDER DECLARING THE SUSPENSION OF CLASSES IN ELEMENTARY LEVEL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF IROSIN DUE TO TROPICAL STORM KAREN
WHEREAS, the Republic of the Philippines thru Republic Act 10121 and the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council provided for all the necessary guidelines needed to plan, implement, and respond to all disasters;
WHEREAS, the Office of the President issued Executive Order No. 66 series 2012 which provided for the rules on the cancellation or suspension of classes and work in government offices due to typhoons, flooding, other weather disturbances, and calamities;
WHEREAS, the Local Government Unit of Irosin is mandated to promote the general welfare of its constituents at all times, especially during disasters and calamities;
WHEREAS, Tropical Storm Karen has further intensified as it continues to move in direction affecting the Bicol Region;
WHEREAS, PAGASA raised Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal (TCWS) No. 1 in the province of Sorsogon which includes the town of Irosin.
To ensure public welfare and safety, I, Alfredo J. Cielo, Jr. Municipal Mayor hereby order the SUSPENSION OF CLASSES in elementary level effective October 14, 2016 and shall remain enforced until such TCWS is lifted.
Further, all MDRRMC- Irosin members, ISART members, municipal and barangay officials, government employees and others concerned to take all disaster protocols under advisement as well as execute course of action as may be given by the Barangay Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, and the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office — lrosin.
Done this 14th day of October, 2016 In Irosin, Sorsogon.
ALFREDO J. CIELO, JR.