By Helen Castaño | 04:32 PM September 26, 2021

Five days before the filing of certificate of candidacy, incumbent Tagbilaran City Councilor Engr. Vicente “Dodong Agalon” Polinar announced that he is running for mayor in next year’s national and local elections.

“I am announcing my desire to run as mayor under Tribu Agalon Polinar,” said Polinar.

However, he did not disclose who would be his running mate and the composition of his slate, saying discussions among the party members are still in progress.

He said he would be running under the banner of the Senator Manny Pacquiao, who already announced his presidential run.

He also bared his plans and programs if ever elected:

  • to solve the problem of high fish prices.
  • to find out why the high prices of petroleum products sold in the city.
    *to reduxe exorbitant rates of water sold to city consumers.
    *to reduce alleged exorbitant franchise fee of tricycle imposed by city government.
    *to provide P2, 000 monthly pension/allowance for senior citizens.

Polinar became provincial board member in Bukidnon in 1988-1992. He became director of Action Center in Malacanang during the Ramos administration.

He won as Tagbilaran City councilor in 2016 and 2019 elections.

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