LAOAG CITY (Oct. 22) – Laoag City Mayor Michael Fariñas reported with gladness that no significant damage brought by Typhoon ‘Juan’ in the city.
He said that despite the fact that signal number 3 was raised over the province and the city, we only experienced minimal rain and wind.
Caoacan Barangay chairman Arnel Arcano said many fellow residents evacuated to higher ground due to storm surge.
Arcano reported to the City DSWD that at least 30 families were affected during the storm surge.
Meanwhile, Mayor Fariñas expressed sympathy to our neighboring provinces of Cagayan and Isabela for being badly hit by the typhoon.