Hon. Romeo A. Gordola
Municipal Mayor

22nd Mayor of Bulan re-elected on May 2, 2022

“Unhan Bulan” encapsulates the vision that Hon. Mayor Romeo “Tyo Meo” A. Gordola has for this municipality; the continuous advancement of the town of Bulan. Mayor Gordola’s path in public service began when he was elected as the Vice Mayor of Bulan on 2016, subsequently appointed as Mayor in the same year. In his first term, Mayor Gordola established the “Botika ng Byan, a pharmacy that provides free medicine to the indigent members of the community. When he was elected as Mayor on 2019 to which his administration pioneered developmental projects, such as the construction of farm-to-market roads in far flung barangays and rehabilitation of the public market among many others. His administration also introduced “Bigkis ng Byan”, a rolling market where staple foods are sold at lower than market value. Mayor Gordola continues to serve the people of Bulan outside the reals of public service through Bulan Lions Club where he is an active member.

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Municipal Overview

Bulan, officially the Municipality of Bulan, is a 1st class municipality in the province of Sorsogon, Philippines. According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 105,190 people, making it the most populated town in the province. The Municipality of Bulan is located at the south-westernmost tip of the Bicol Peninsula of the island of Luzon. It has an area of exactly 20,094 hectares and is the terminal and burgeoning center of trade and commerce of its neighboring towns. It comprises fifty-five (55) barangays and eight (8) zones and is populated by people of diversified origin. This municipality is bounded on the north by the Municipality of Magallanes, on the east by the municipalities of Juban and Irosin, on the south by the Municipality of Matnog, and on the west by Ticao Pass. It has a distance of 667 kilometres (414 mi) from Manila, 63 kilometres (39 mi) from the province's capital Sorsogon City, 20 kilometres (12 mi) from the town of Irosin and 30 kilometres (19 mi) from the town of Matnog.

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