San Juan News
Vice Mayor Angelo Agcaoili sworn into office
San Juan City welcomed its new Vice Mayor, Angelo Agcaoili, as he took his oath of office in a solemn ceremony held at the San Juan City Hall on Monday, June 26, 2023. The event marked the official transfer of responsibilities from the late Vice Mayor Warren Villa to Vice Mayor Agcaoili, who will now serve as the second-highest official in the city.
The oath-taking ceremony, held during the flag-raising ceremony, was attended by Vice Mayor Agcaoili's family, including his wife Lia, their son Jacob, his father Rico, and his sister Mic. Also present were Congresswoman Bel Zamora, city councilors, and various officials and public servants of San Juan, all gathered to witness this significant moment.
The transition of office and authority from Vice Mayor Villa to Vice Mayor Agcaoili adheres to the provisions stated in the San Juan City Charter. According to the charter, the highest-ranking member of the Sanggunian, based on votes received, assumes the vacant position of the Vice Mayor.
In his remarks, Mayor Francis Zamora expressed gratitude for the support, love, and prayers extended to the late Vice Mayor Warren Villa and called upon the community to extend the same to Vice Mayor Angelo Agcaoili. He emphasized the importance of wholeheartedly supporting Vice Mayor Agcaoili as he assumes his new role as the Vice Mayor of San Juan and Presiding Officer of the Sangguniang Panlungsod.
Vice Mayor Agcaoili, a dedicated public servant, brings with him a wealth of experience and a deep commitment to serving the people of San Juan. With his swearing-in, he is now entrusted with the responsibility of leading and presiding over the local legislative body, ensuring that the needs and concerns of the residents are effectively addressed.
The ceremony not only marked a significant milestone in Vice Mayor Agcaoili's career but also served as a moment of reflection and remembrance for the late Vice Mayor Warren Villa, whose contributions to the city will always be cherished and honored.
As Vice Mayor Angelo Agcaoili takes on his new role, the city of San Juan extends its warmest congratulations and wishes him success in his endeavors. With his dedication, leadership, and commitment to public service, Vice Mayor Agcaoili aims to contribute to the continued progress and development of San Juan City, working in harmony with Mayor Francis Zamora and the entire local government team.