Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Barangays of Infanta in the Quezon Province of The Philippines
Abiawin • Agos-agos • Alitas • Amolongin • Anibong • Antikin • Bacong • Balobo • Bantilan • Banugao • Batican • Binonoan • Binulasan • Boboin • Catambungan • Cawaynin • Comon • Dinahican • Gumian • Ilog • Ingas • Langgas • Libjo • Lual • Magsaysay • Maypulot • Miswa • Pilaway • Pinaglapatan • Poblacion 1 (Barangay 1) • Poblacion 38 (Poblacion Barangay 2) • Poblacion 39 (Poblacion Barangay 3) • Pulo • Silangan • Tongohin • Tudturan
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List of Municipalities in the Quezon Province within Region IV-A in the Republic of The Philippines
Agdangan | Alabat | Atimonan | Buenavista | Burdeos | Calauag | Candelaria | Catanauan | Dolores | General Luna | General Nakar | Guinayangan | Gumaca | Infanta | Jomalig | Lopez | Lucban | Macalelon | Mauban | Mulanay | Padre Burgos | Pagbilao | Panukulan | Patnanungan | Perez | Pitogo | Plaridel | Polillo | Quezon | Real | Sampaloc | San Andres | San Antonio | San Francisco | San Narciso | Sariaya | Tagkawayan | Tiaong | Unisan
Cities in the Province of Quezon: Lucena City (Capital) | Tayabas City
Official Seal of Infanta, Quezon
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Infanta within the Quezon province
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Quezon Province within The Philippines
Municipality Hall of Infanta, Quezon
Geography of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Geography of Infanta
Location of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
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History of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
This town was believed to be founded by a Malay chieftain named Nonong karugtong when he and a group of families founded a settlement at the banks of the junction of the Bantilan River and Sepa Creek present site of the Poblacion, long, long ago before the coming of Spaniards. This settlement was known as Binangonan del Ampon. Its first captain was Don Diego Mangilaya.
With the colonization of the country by Spain, there arrived in this town in 1578 a Spanish priest named Frey Esteban Ortiz. He plated the Holy cross and began the Christianization of the inhabitants. The first permanent church was established in 1696. Then upon order from the king of Spain the old name of Binangonan del Ampon was changed to Infanta, the name of the youngest daughter of the King of Spain, Philip.
People of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Total Population of Infanta
The Sangguniang Panlungsod is composed of the City (Municipality) Vice-Mayor as Presiding Officer, regular Sanggunian members (Councilors), the President of the Association of Barangay Captains and the President of the Sangguniang Kabataan.
They shall exercise and perform the legislative powers and duties as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991. Shall consider and conduct thorough study all matters brought to their attention and consequently pass resolutions, enact ordinances and to introduce recommendations.
- Elected officials of Infanta for the term of 2013-2016
- Mayor of Infanta: POTES, RODANTE (LP) LIBERAL PARTY
- Vice-Mayor of Infanta: AMERICA, FILIPINA GRACE (LP) LIBERAL PARTY
- Councilors of Infanta:
- MANALO, ANINI (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 6952 6.65%
- VILLAMOR, NOLI (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 6798 6.50%
- MORTIZ, JUN JUN (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 6196 5.93%
- GAMARA, REX (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 5833 5.58%
- UNGRIANO, CASIANO (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 5693 5.45%
- UNGRIANO, RODOLFO (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 5621 5.38%
- SOL, ZENAIDA (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 5330 5.10%
- RUANTO, L.A. (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 5312 5.08%
- Elected officials of Infanta for the term of 2010-2013
- Mayor of Infanta: Filipina Grace Rutaquio America
- Vice-Mayor of Infanta: Ricardo America Macasaet III
- Councilors of Infanta:
Barangay Elected Officials of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Businesses in Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
- How to Improve Your Business and Livelihood
The Philippine Livelihood Program: The Philippine government provides several programs to enhance the livelihood of the Filipino people. The department of Science and Technology through its Technology Research Center (TRC) regurlarly conducts various types of hands-on and personalized training programs.
- DOST - Website
- UPLiFT stands for Urban Program for Livelihood Finance and Training. - Website
- DSWD Pro-poor and Livelihood Programs - Website
Take a picture of your Business (from a Sari-Sari Store to a Mega Mall). Upload that picture here in zamboanga.com and that picture can immediately be your business webpage. It is that easy. Here are two examples of how a picture becomes the webpage of the business: Twins Fried Chicken Restaurant and ABC Shopping Center
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- Possible Businesses
- Auto, Trucks, Motorcycle and Bicycle dealers
- Banks, Lending Firms, Pawnshops, and Financial Institutions
- Clinics, Veterinary Clinics and Hospitals
- Pharmacies, Drug Stores, Agri-Vets
- Convenient Stores, Hardware and Supplies, General Stores, Sari-Sari Stores, Internet-Cafes
- Department Stores and Appliance Stores
- Supermarket, wet market, Fish Markets
- Hotels, Motels, Pension Houses, Boarding houses and Resorts
- Repair Shops: Shoe repair, Cellphone, Bikes (bicycles), motorcycles etc...
- Restaurants, Carenderias, Coffee Shops, and Bakeries (Bakeshops)
- Salons, Spas, Beauty Shops and Barber Shops
- Gas Stations, Water Stations, Propane Stations
Real Estate for Sale in Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
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Schools in Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
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- Name of School. Private or Public. It can be an elementary school, high school, college.
- Address of your school
- Telephone Number
- Principal of the school
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Economy of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
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If you have a job available and that job is within Infanta, Quezon, Philippines, you may post it here.
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Natural Resources of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
- Protect the environment
It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.
Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!
Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.
The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.
To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.
Guaranteed within a few years, The Philippines will be lush again. >>Read More
We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.
This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.
- Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje
- Department of Environment and Natural Resources
- Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.
Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power. We have too many black outs.
Tourists Attractions of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
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Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Every city has some sort of a festival or tradition that is celebrated every year. In the Philippines almost all barangays that are predominantly populated by Christians celebrate fiesta. Tell us about the festivals, fiestas and traditions of Infanta.
Your Story about Infanta, Quezon, Philippines
Tell your story about Infanta. You can talk about the good things in Infanta or simply talk about the past. You can talk about the eco-system of Infanta. What is the local LGU doing about the preservation of your natural resources? The topic can start here and once it gets bigger it can have a page of its own in Z-Wiki. It's all up to you.
Infanta, Quezon, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling
Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
Cycling Activity to Participate In
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