Cordillera’s BLISTT Development Council endorses SUID Master Plan to RDC CAR

The Development Council of the Baguio City-La Trinidad-Itogon-Sablan-Tuba-Tublay (BLISTT) growth area in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) endorsed the Sustainable Urban Infrastructure Development (SUID) Master Plan to the Regional Development Council (RDC) in CAR during its meeting on June 15. Said Plan will guide decision-makers in the preparation and approval of plans, policies, programs and projects… Read more »

BLISTT Mayors adopt strict guidelines even under GCQ

On May 14, Baguio City Mayor and BLISTT (Baguio-La Trinidad- Itogon- Sablan- Tuba- Tublay) Governing Council Chairman Benjamin Magalong called for a meeting with local executives to discuss guidelines and next steps with the new community quarantine classification of the province of Benguet and Baguio City.   Both were put under general community quarantine or GCQ… Read more »

BLISTT border checkpoints continue

BAGUIO CITY – The BLISTT Governing Council composed of the chief executives of the BLISTT (Baguio City, La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba, and Tublay) decided to continue their efforts to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Border checkpoints will again be enforced from January 10 to 24. This is to address the high daily… Read more »

BLISTT outer circumferential roadworks ahead of schedule

On November 4, the Cordillera Regional Project Monitoring Committee led by Committee Chair and NEDA-CAR Regional Director Milagros Rimando visited five sections of the BLISTT (Baguio, La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba, and Tublay) outer circumferential ring which aims to provide drivers alternative routes to avoid the congestion of the urban areas of La Trinidad and… Read more »

BLISTT mayors discuss Baguio tourism strategy

BAGUIO CITY – BLISTT mayors discussed Baguio City’s strategy for its re-opening to tourists from Region 1. The mayors of La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba, and Tublay called for the BLISTT council meeting on October 1 to clarify the role of the surrounding local government units and the implications of the City’s re-opening on their… Read more »