Judith V. Miquiabas is the first woman to serve as Municipal Mayor of Bacolod Lanao del Norte. She has her successful comeback in the political arena when she ran as Municipal Mayor in the recent May 11, 2019 Local Elections under the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-LABAN).
Prior to this, she has served as Local Chief Executive of Bacolod Lanao del Norte for one (1) term (June 30, 2007-June 30, 2010). She is known for her development projects including but not limited to concreting of local roads, construction of barangay halls, health and day care centers as well as the beautification of the municipal plaza and public market.
With her dedication to further improve the socio-economic status of the municipality, she has laid down her social contract to all Bacolodnon;
“SUSTAINABLE INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT LINKED TO ADDRESS THE KINAIYAHAN; COMMUNITY DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT TOWARDS GOOD AND EFFECTIVE LOCAL GOVERNANCE, COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT, POVERTY ALLEVIATION AND MAINSTREAMING DISASTER RISK REDUCTION MANAGEMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION”
Mayor Judith Miquiabas is determined in implementing various programs and projects that will surely contribute to the total development of the municipality in achieving its governance slogan Padayon, Pagsidlak Bacolod!