Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Barangays of Bacolod City, in the Negros Occidental Province within Region 6(Western Visayas) in the Republic of The Philippines
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Alangilan, Bacolod City,
Negros Occidental, Philippines

Location of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

  • Alangilan is one of the Barangays of Bacolod City.
  • Bacolod City is in the Province of Negros Occidental
  • Negros Occidental is in the Western Visayas island of Negros and within Region VI.
  • Alangilan is located approximately 16 kilometers East of Bacolod City or a 30-minute ride East of Bacolod City proper.

History of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines


The most historic event took place in 1938 when Bacolod was elevated into a city through Commonwealth Act 326 passed by the National Assembly creating the Chartered City of Bacolod. Assemblyman (later senator) Pedro Hernaez of the second district sponsored the bill. The law was passed on June 18,1938, but it was not until October 19,1938 that the city was inaugurated because of persistent rains during the year. Bacolod was proclaimed as Chartered City by virtue of Commonwealth Act No. 404.

President Manuel L. Quezon appointed Alfredo Montelibano, Sr. as the first City Mayor of Bacolod (now both deceased).

Barangay Alangilan started as a Sitio of Barangay Granada, Bacolod City in the year 1938. Before and after the World War II, the place was know as Sitio Calaparan. During that time, the Mayor of Bacolod City was late Hon. Alfredo Montelibano, Sr. the father of former Provincial Governor of Negros Occidental and former Mayor of Bacolod City, Hon. Alfredo L. Montelibano, Jr. The first Barrio Lieutenant of Granada during the time was the late Melecio A. Quiachon, the father of the late and former Barangay Captain Patricio B. Quiachon of Barangay Alangilan who serve the Barangay for more or less twenty (20) years.

Barangay Alangilan remained as Sitio Calaparan until in 1962 when the said Sitio was created under City Ordinance No. 104, Series of 1962, and defined its boundaries as a separate Barrio and took effect on May 1, 1962. The late Hon. Teofisto M. Cordova was Bacolod City Mayor that time.

The first Barrio Lieutenant in Barangay Alangilan was the late Francisco Acot Guadalupe and named as the Father of Barangay Alangilan.

The original name of this place is Calaparan, but when the majority of its inhabitants executed a petition as required by the City Council of Bacolod for the creation of a new Barrio, it was changed to ALANGILAN, which derived from scented flowering trees known as Ilang-Ilang that was grown and existed in the locality. However, on the northeast portion of this barrio there is a body of water continuously flowing known as Alangilan Creek.

Alangilan is very rich of potable water because it has many rivers, creeks, and springs (under earth water), in different areas. In fact, its water source the natural springs of Buro-Buro and Bucal-Bucal, located 14 and 16 kilometers respective upstream form the City proper of Bacolod and are with in territorial and political jurisdiction of the Barangay.

The Yulo Waterworks System was established as Water District (BACIWA) took over the operation and maintenance of the Yulo Waterworks System of the City as agreed and covenanted, and pursuant to Memorandum of Agreement entered and executed by and between the City of Bacolod and Bacolod City Water District, thus the Memorandum of Agreement was ratified by virtue of Resolution No. 4539, Series of 1974 on January 14,1974 of the City Council of Bacolod.

On the 124th regular session of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Bacolod City held on November 20, 2003, the City Ordinance No.346, Series of 2003 was enacted and entitled, AN ORDINACE ESTABLISHING BACOLOD CITY NATURE'S PARK IN BARANGAY ALANGILAN. And approved on December 01,2003 by the City Mayor Luzviminda S. Valdez.

The primary objectives of the enactment and establishment of said ordinance are for the purposes of tree parks, eco-tourism and nature parks to protect the city watershed, prevent floods and soil erosion and maintenance to beautification project for the Barangay and the City as well.

Today, Alangilan is being called as VEGETABLE BOWL of Bacolod. It is starting to establish its name in game fowl breeding. It is envisioned to be the Summer Capital of Bacolod City.

On December 15, 1999, the city Government of Bacolod under former Mayor Oscar R. Verdeflor awarded a certificate and branded Barangay Alangilan as "LAND OF SPRINGS".

People of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

  • Population of Alangilan, CITY OF BACOLOD as of 2020 census: 8,079

Elected Government Officials of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

Elected Alangilan Officers for the term of 2013 - 2016
  • Punong Barangay Jagunap, Rodrigo Labrador
  • Barangay Kagawad: Retiza, Roy Catalan
  • Barangay Kagawad: Esmellarin, Elda Rojo
  • Barangay Kagawad: Leonidas, Homer Tijing
  • Barangay Kagawad: Sausi, Alex Cabiles
  • Barangay Kagawad: Tanista, Degie Sr. Gorre
  • Barangay Kagawad: Solano, Michael Hautea
  • Barangay Kagawad: Alimpolo, Donard Talaban

Elected Alangilan Officers for the term of 2010 - 2013

Businesses in Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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  • Businesses in Alangilan
    1. Ryan P Game Farm (Bacolod best fighting cocks)Purok 3, Alangilan, Bacolod City, 09286939520

Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling

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Real Estate or Properties for Sale or lease in Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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  • Holy Rosary Parish

Schools in Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Economy of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Alangilan was known as the "Bowl" of Bacolod for it caters the city with vegetables.Today the main products of Alangilan are fruits like Durian,Lanzones and Rambutan. Some people produce coconut wine or "tuba". The Barangay produces also the best of the fighting cocks of Bacolod.The Game Farms stretches to the foot of the mountain ranges of Bacolod City that is about 8 kilometers. So the economy of the said barangay is agriculture, farming and breeding of fighting cocks.

Natural Resources of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Alangilan is rich of water reserve, having approximately 10 water reservoir which supply the city its potable water everyday.

Tourists Attractions of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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  • Places to see in Alangilan:
  • Holy Rosary Parish - a pilgrimage site and soon to be a Pilgrimage Shrine!
  • Bukal-bukal, which is one of our tourist attractions

Fiestas and Traditions of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

  • May 1 - Barangay Fiesta
  • October 7 - Parish Fiesta (Feast of the Holy Rosary)

Your Story about Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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  • I began my life in Alangilan. I grew up there till I was 16. I was roaming around the places surrounding it like Kabatangan,Idiangawan,Buro-buro, and the nearby Barangays such as Conception,Alegria and Sta. Cruz.I was born in Sta. Cruz, Murcia,Negros Occidental. It is where my mother lived.My father is from where I grew up, Alangilan. I used to walk 2 kilometers East going to school where Alangilan National High School situated. On my third year in high school I walked 4 kilometers West where Bacolod Boys Home is situated and I graduated there.I have full of memories in the place. When I was young then, together with my classmates in Rafael Alunan Elementary School, we used to climbed trees and eat our lunch on top of it and swim in rivers nearby.We used to take our bath in Bukal-bukal which is one of our tourist attractions. (3 August 2010, by: Woodpusher012000 - Thanks!)
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The oldest man or woman in Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Sports News of Alangilan, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

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Sports News: updated 11/10/21

Kaya Iloilo sweeps Group B in Copa '21

MANILA – Kaya Iloilo pipped Mendiola with a 6-0 beating on Wednesday night to complete a sweep of Group B action in the Copa Paulino Alcantara at the PFF National Training Centre in Carmona.

A Jovin Bedic brace in the first half set the tone for the inaugural tournament champ even as the club netted three goals in each of the two halves to seal the top seed in its group ahead of the semifinals next week.

Bedic capitalized on an erroneous Mendiola attempt to keep the ball out of his reach and quickly raced inside the penalty box to open the scoring for Kaya Iloilo in the 11th minute.

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Updated: July 5, 2022

DENR tagging biggest trees in Cordillera.
BAGUIO CITY – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Cordillera has identified the biggest trees in the region through a contest as part of the environment month in June. Ralph Pablo, DENR-Cordillera regional director, in a message on Tuesday, said the contest aims to identify and locate the biggest trees growing in the region with the help of community members.

Pag-IBIG entices members in Ilocos areas with low-interest loans
BAGUIO CITY – Officials of the Pag-IBIG Fund in the Ilocos Region have expressed hope that their more than 400,000 members in the region and neighboring provinces will avail of the agency's low-interest emergency loans which are easy to avail of and get released in just two days. Mervin Pereda, area head for Pag-IBIG-Ilocos Region, said that of the more than 400,000 members in the "Ilocos areas" that cover Baguio City, Benguet, Mountain Province, Abra, Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, La Union, and Pangasinan, only about 19,000 are availing of loans.

Source: "PNA.GOV.PH"

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