Maasin City gov’t staff wear outfits reflecting Valentine’s Day mood

Published February 12, 2021, 3:47 PM

by Marie Tonette Marticio

TACLOBAN CITY – The city government of Maasin urged its employees and officials to celebrate Valentine’s according to their mood or status. 

Maasin City Mayor Nacional Mercado (Maasin PIO / MANILA BULLETIN)
Maasin City Mayor Nacional Mercado (Maasin PIO / MANILA BULLETIN)

City Mayor Nacional Mercado has issued a memorandum imposing a week-long uniform holiday and encouraging employees to be creative with their outfits.

The memorandum is in line with the celebration of Valentine’s Day on Feb. 14 (Sunday).

From Feb.  8 to 11, city officials and employees may choose the color of their outfits that matches their respective moods or status that will reflect the following colors:

  • Red – In a Relationship/In love
  • Orange – Playful
  • Yellow – Happy
  • Pink – Looking for someone
  • Blue – Secured
  • Green – Carefree
  • Violet – Lovely
  • Brown – Comfortable
  • Grey – Complicated
  • Black – Bitter
  • White – Empty/Pure

Office Uniform – Killjoy/Non-Participative 

City hall workers welcomed and willingly obliged with the mayor’s memorandum.

“Wag kang KJ this “Love Month” wear your emotions!!! Amidst this Pandemic Let us lighten the mood with Colors,” Raul Inocando, human resource officer said.