The Municipality of San Mateo was hailed as NATIONAL LGU ECO CHAMPION for its outstanding implementation of environmental laws that protect the environment and natural resources by Green Convergence Philippines in partnership with the Environmental and Management Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) during the First Philippine Environment Summit held at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City on February 9-11, 2016.
Mrs Jesusa V. Rarangol adjudged as Top 4 Finalist in the 2014 Search for Outstanding Rural Women. In this photo (from the left) are Municipal Agriculture Officer Emiliano P. Camba, Ms. Evangeline D. Dannug, Usec. Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, Ms. Remedios Rikken, Director Jocelyn Badiola, Ms. Rosemarie O. Martin, Mayor Crispina R. Agcaoili M.D., Mrs. Jesusa V. Rarangol, Engr. Mamerto B. Rarangol, Mrs. Josephine Agruda, Mrs. Josephine D. Fariñas, Mrs. Beatriz T. Acob, SB Antonio P. Bartolome, Mrs. Zenaida E. Remigio and SB Benjamin Elmer P. Lucas.