SAN NICOLAS, Ilocos Norte (June 28) – Vice Governor-elect Angelo Marcos Barba took his oath of office together with reelected town Mayor Dr.Alfredo Valdez Jr., his sister Vice Mayor-elect Ma. Teresa Valdez- Barrett and eight municipal councilors-elect during appropriate ceremonies held at the town plaza here this morning. The officials were sworn in by Municipal Trial Court Judge Maria Corazon Labrador.
Outgoing Vice Mayor Norberto “Ruben” Dadiz told the press he may run for barangay captain post in his barangay no. 15 in case the barangay elections will push through this coming October 2010.
“I want to retire from government service as barangay captain, the post which I used as my political springboard to become elected town councilor for three terms and elected town vice mayor for also three terms, a total of 9 years as public servant,” Dadiz said.