Just recently, Iloilo City Government announced via social media that Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas and Bacolod Mayor Bing Leonardia both agreed to allow unhampered travel between Iloilo City and Bacolod starting today, June 16. Moreover, Treñas reiterated that this does not include locally stranded individuals returning to Bacolod via Iloilo City.
“I talked to Mayor Bing Leonardia just now. Mayor Bing and I have agreed to unhampered travel between Iloilo and Bacolod starting tomorrow. LSIs from Manila or other places returning to Bacolod through Iloilo City are not covered by this agreement,”states Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas.