Parañaque City witnessed on Monday a momentous event that warmed the hearts of its constituents.
Setting aside political differences, Parañaque 1st District Representative and Mayor-elect Edwin Olivarez readily accepted the invitation of outgoing 3-termer Mayor Florencio Bernabe, Jr. to join him grace the flag-raising rites set for the day at the city hall grounds.
In photo: Outgoing P’que Mayor Florencio Bernabe, Jr. (second from left, front row) and 1st District Representative and Mayor-elect Edwin Olivarez (third from right) shake hands in friendship during the June 3, 2013 flag-raising ceremony as a gesture of reconciliation and willingness to work together in the interest of public service for citizen welfare and community development. Others in photo at front row: City Councilor and P’que 1st Dist. Representative-elect Eric Olivarez (right), Councilor-elect Tess de Asis (second from right) and Coun. Conchita Bustamante (left).
All is well in Parañaque City.