Angeles City Legislative Information System
Ordinance Number: 323
Series:
2012
Title:
AN ORDINANCE DECLARING EVERY LAST FRIDAY OF OCTOBER A NON-WORKING HOLIDAY IN ANGELES CITY IN COMMEMORATION OF THE FEAST OF THE HOLY SEPULCHRE OR “FIESTANG APU.”
Author:
Councilors Indiongco, Morales, Aguas, E. Pamintuan, Lacson and Nepomuceno
Approved Date:
October 11, 2012

Ordinance No. 323
 
Series of 2012
 

Whereas, the City celebrates Fiestang Apu every last Friday of October in commemoration of the feast of the Holy Sepulchre or Apung Mamacalulu;

 

Whereas, the said fiesta has been a part of the Kapampangan tradition and been observed by the Angelenos for years now which is a symbol of hope for the thousands that flock to visit the Apu every Friday, either in joyful thanksgiving or in fervent supplication for favorable response;

 

            Be it ordained, as it is hereby ordained, by the Sangguniang Panlungsod, of Angeles, in session assembled, that:

 

Section 1. Title.  An Ordinance declaring every last Friday of October a non-working holiday in Angeles City in commemoration of the Feast of the Holy Sepulchre or “Fiestang Apu” is hereby, approved.

 

Section 2. Effectivity. – This ordinance shall take effect upon approval.


Principal Author
Councilors Indiongco, Morales, Aguas, E. Pamintuan, Lacson and Nepomuceno