Barangay Alasasin of Mariveles is the DILG Bataan's Provincial Showcase Barangay for the first semester of 2019.
The Barangay Assembly of Alasasin was conducted on March 31, 2019 at the Alasasin Multi-Purpose Covered Court with the theme, "Barangay Natin, Sama-samang Paunlarin. Makiisa! Makilahok! Makialam!"
Punong Barangay Roberto M. Arcenal Sr. warmly welcomed and acknowledged the guests, the Sangguniang Barangay and the assembly members. He delivered his opening remarks and emphasized to his constituents to actively participate on the said assembly.
Municipal Mayor Ace Jello Concepcion also graced the activity and witnessed the State of the Barangay Address (SOBA) of PB Arcenal Sr. to have an idea and find out how he can extend help and support to Barangay Alasasin.
LGOO VI Haidee C. Balicolon, MLGOO of Mariveles, also reminded everyone that relative to the DILG Memorandum Circular No. 2019-32, the Punong Barangay shall conduct the Barangay Assembly once every semester. She also discussed the COMELEC rules and regulations in the conduct of campaigns for the upcoming local elections.
Also gracing the activity was LGOO VI Allan Don L. Malonzo, Program Manager of DILG Bataan, who represented Provincial Director Myra B. Moral-Soriano. LGOO VI Malonzo read the SILG's message to the assembly members.
The activity highlighted the SOBA of PB Roberto Arcenal Sr. regarding the programs and projects of the barangay and their accomplishments for the 2nd semester of 2018.
National laws concerning the barangay were also presented namely KASAMBAHAY Law, Katarungang Pambarangay, Anti-Violence Against Women and Children, Ecological Solid Waste Management, Barangay Disaster Risk Management, BADAC Functionality, Implementation of Curfew Hours and other various municipal and barangay ordinances.
The activity concluded with an open forum regarding barangay issues, concerns and requests from the assembly members that need to be addressed by the local officials.