Awards and Recognitions

Always striving for excellence and innovation!

Hon. Noel E. Rosal

Hon. Noel E. Rosal

November 7 2018 5:25 AM


Legazpi City received the Hall of Fame recognition in the prestigious Seal of Good Local Governance award from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) in ceremonies held at the Manila Hotel, Nov.7, 2018.

November 22 2017 5:18 AM



The Legazpi City Government bagged an award from the Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA) and the National Competitiveness Council (NCC) for efforts to make the city a top destination for conventions, among other programs.

October 18 2017 5:21 AM


Another feather was added to this city’s cap as it earned recognition for being the Most Business-Friendly City in the country from the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), under the Component City Category. President Rodrigo Duterte handed the award to city Mayor Noel Rosal during the 44th Philippine Business Conference on Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Manila Hotel.

October 13 2017 2:05 AM

Global Winner: Best Climate Practice International

Global Winner: Best Climate Practice International International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG) October 13, 2017 The International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG) announced Balangay Legazpi as the winner of the Best Climate Practices 2017 Award on October 13, 2017. The result of the Best Climate Practices 2017 was announced during the International Day for Disaster Reduction. Balangay Legazpi is a cloud-based mobile and web application developed by the Legazpi City Government and Layertech Software Labs. The disaster information system connects vulnerable communities and other sectors to information that can help save lives before and during disasters. The Balangay in its test run has proven to be very promising in bridging general information gap. The city government launched and rolled-out the application in August 2017.

August 16 2016 2:05 AM

1st Place Component City Overall International Award Competitiveness

1st Place for Competitiveness, Component City National Competitiveness Council (NCC) August 16, 2018 Last August 16, 2018, Legazpi City was hailed as Most Competitive Component City in the country. Mayor Noel Rosal personally received the award during the 6th Regional Competitiveness Summit of the National Competitiveness Council. The awarding ceremony was held at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City.

August 4 2015 2:05 AM

16th Gawad Kalasag Awardee

16th Gawad Kalasag Awardee National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) The local government took the final segment of its path leading to the Hall of Fame of Gawad Kalasag Awards. The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) awarded to the city government the same crown it first won in 2013. The crown represents the city government’s continuing excellence in disaster risk reduction and management. The award was conferred at Camp Aguinaldo to City Mayor Noel Rosal and CDRRMC action officer Wilfredo “Pecos” Intia by NRRRMC chair and National Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and NDRRMC executive director and Civil Defense administrator Alexander Pama during awarding ceremonies in conclusion of the 2014 search for the 16th Gawad Kalasag.