Flowers for Saipan mayor’s female personnel on Valentine’s Day

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IT was a very special day for the female staff members and supervisors of the Saipan mayor’s office on Friday, Valentine’s Day.

Mayor David M. Apatang expressed his appreciation by giving roses to each of them after he conducted wedding ceremonies for several couples in the conference room.

He said he was thankful to his hardworking staff for their dedication and commitment to public service.

Kay Nepaial, his receptionist and assistant, said the mayor has always been “good to us” even if it’s not a special occasion.

Saipan Mayor David M. Apatang poses with his female staff members after he gave each of them flowers on Valentine’s Day.  Photo by Junhan B. Todiño

“I am very happy and thankful for our work,” she added.

Yuki Kishimoto, the mayor’s student exchange program coordinator, said they received “beautiful flowers” from Apatang.

“We are very happy to receive this special gift from the mayor,” she added.

In an interview, Apatang said it was the first time that he gave flowers to each of his female staff members.

“It’s now my commitment to give them roses on Valentine’s Day each year,” he added.

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