Brief History of Barangay Poblacion South

The center of Solano was then called Poblacion of which Barangay Poblacion South was a part before its official existence as a Barangay in June, 1973 during the incumbency of the late Hon. Osias D. Cadiente, Municipal Mayor. Upon its creation as a Barangay, Mr. Virgilio Fabian Sr. was appointed as chairman. He was elected as Barangay Captain during the first Barangay Election in 1980. Hon. Virgilio Fabian Sr. was succeeded by Mr. Virgilio Ceballos after the Edsa Revolution when the OIC Mayor, Hon. Epifanio LD. Galima JR. appointed him as Barangay Captain. It was then during Hon. Virgilio Ceballos term that a one storey Barangay Hall was Constructed along the creek at Mabini St. His untimely death led to the appointment of the late Mr. Pablo Cadaoas as Barangay Captain by then OIC Mayor Hon. Epifanio LD. Galima Jr. The Barangay Hall was completed during Hon. Pablo Cadaoas term.

On May 28, 1989, Hon. Rudy A. Salcedo was elected Barangay Captain and been re-elected to such position on May 1994, May 11, 1997 and May 9, 2002. He had the longest term as barangay Captain of Poblacion South for 19 fruitful years. Through his own initiative, he was able to solicit 500,000 funds from the late Senator Juan Flavier for the Barangay Multi-Purpose Hall . He was loved by the residents of Poblacion South because of his transparent governance until his term ended on November 26, 2007. On October 29, 2007, Mr. Gabriel Z. Lazaro was elected Barangay Captain. Before the term of Hon. Gabriel Lazaro ended, the “Pamahalaang Barangay of Poblacion South was transferred to the second floor of the Solano Public Market situated along Gen. Luna St.

On October 25, 2010, Pedro “Boy” C. Algeria was elected Barangay Captain and was re-elected during the October 28, 2013 Barangay Election and later ran as Municipal Councilor and won then gave up office as Punong Barangay on July 16, 2016 succeeded by Hon. Robelyn Salcedo- Bayani being the Senior Kagawad up to present. He is the first lady Barangay Captain of Poblacion South, Solano, Nueva Vizcaya.

Founding Anniversary/Barangay Fiesta: EVERY FIRST SATURDAY OF JUNE P. D. June, 1973

List of Barangay Officials

MELCHOR E. MARZO Punong Barangay
REYNALDO M. ROMANO Sangguniang Barangay Member
CARY GIL V. BASSI Sangguniang Barangay Member
KENNETH D. CEBALLOS Sangguniang Barangay Member
ADELINA A. CALAJE Sangguniang Barangay Member
EDGARDO S. BALASI Sangguniang Barangay Member
JACKIE B. ABDULLAH Sangguniang Barangay Member
LUCRECIA A. GATAN Sangguniang Barangay Member
SHIELA MAE G. VICTORIO Sangguniang Kabataan Chairman
ARLYN D. FERNANDEZ Barangay Secretary
NOVELITA R. BUSA Barangay Treasurer