Hon. Alvin B. Arcilla


Name: Alvin Borbajo Arcilla
Date of Birth: November 21, 1971
Place of Birth: Barangay Talamban, Cebu City

Son of:

The late Alfonso Adolfo Arcilla who had served straight 13 years as Barangay Captain of Barangay Talamban, Cebu City (1989 - 2002)
Lourdes Sonido Borbajo (deceased)


Bien Alfonse T. Arcilla
J Marie Lourdes T. Arcilla
Shalom Niña T. Arcilla

Married to:

Joy Remedio Tudtud, RN

Professional Career

In the Government
July 15, 2002
Barangay Captain
First Elected Barangay Captain of Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City and the youngest barangay captain ever elected in the said barangay
October 31, 2007
re-elected Barangay Captain
Barangay Talamban, Cebu City
1992 - 1996
The first ever elected Sangguniang Kabataan Chairman
Barangay Talamban, Cebu City
1992 - 1996
Elected Internal Vice-President
Association of SK Chairmen
North District, Cebu City
In Private Practice
1997 - Present
Manang Lourdes Enterprise Co.
The company is expert in wooden chair furniture and handmade paintings. It had accomplished major projects in 1997, the installation of murals, handmade paintings - oil on canvass at different areas of the Waterfront Hotel & Casino, Lahug, Cebu City. And an "Old World Map" in oil canvass with a dimension of 14 x 24 meters was installed at the hotel lobby ceiling which, according to the Australian interior designer, Mr. Andrew Brunell, was Asia's largest oil on canvass at that time (1997).
1995 - 1996
Industrial Engineer
Edu Craft and Toys, Inc.
Product Planning & Control
Antonio Bryan Development Corp.
1993 - 1994
Member, Product Service Group
Maitland Smith, Phils., Inc.

Educational Attainment

1988 - 1993 Graduated,
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
University of San Carlos - Technological Center
1984 - 1988 Graduated,
High School
San Isidro Parish School
1978 - 1984 Graduated, Elementary Talamban Elementary School


For 2010 - 2013, Hon. Alvin B. Arcilla is a member and/or officer of the following committees:

Chairman Committee on Trade, Commerce, Cooperatives and Entrepreneurship
Chairman Committee on Information Technology
Vice-Chairman Committee on Infrastructure
Vice-Chairman Committee on Public Service
Member Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
Member Committee on Social Services
Member Committee on Urban Planning and Development

1992 - 1996 SK Chairman of Brangay Talamban, Cebu City
Initiated sports tournament in every sitio even with the limited resources of the barangay.
August 15, 2002 - June 30, 2010 Barangay Captain
Barangay Talamban, Cebu City

These projects have been initiated at the time when Hon. Alvin B. Arcilla was still the Barangay Captain of Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City (2002 - 2010).

Major Barangay-Funded Projects
PhilHealth insurance premiums of all the Barangay Talamban workforce
Construction of the 4-storey Talamban Barangay Hall
Improvement of drainage system at Highway 11
Renovation/improvement of the Talamban Sports Complex with rubberized flooring
Installation of steel railings for safety of children at the Talamban Elementary School premises
Provided Talamban Health Centre with air-conditioning units for the delivery room and dental clinic
Provided Talamban Health Centre with computer unit and other medical/dental facilities including common medicines annually
Provided computer unit for the Talamban Police Station
Improvement of Center Island at Kalubihan area
Provided the Talamban National High School with 20 computer units
Construction of drainage system at Kauswagan
Construction of drainage system at Kauswagan
Construction of drainage system at Sitio Nasipit
Construction of Multi-Purpose Building in front of Talamban Sports Complex
Released the terminal leave benefits of the outgoing barangay officials in 2002 close to Php 1,000,000.00
Construction of drainage system at Lower Talamban
Acquisition of 3 garbage trucks, 2 multi-cabs, 1 double cab
Construction of drainage system at Sitio Ylaya and at Sitio Cadahuan
Concreting of road right of way at Upper Nasipit and at V-1 Nasipit

These projects have been initiated at the time when Hon. Alvin B. Arcilla was still the Barangay Captain of Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City (2002 - 2010).

Other Projects/Accomplishments
Initiated the passage of the Barangay Tax & Revenue Ordinance in 2003, thereby giving the barangay additional revenue to sustain its other projects.
Initiated the move to collect revenue share from the MCWD; share from the National Wealth for the LGU; and was able to collect close to Php 3.5 million.
Conceptualized and initiated the adopting of the Official Barangay Logo and Hymn of Barangay Talamban.
Initiated the request and the realization of the opening of the Barangay Night High School to accommodate thsoe non-academic scholars and other working students.
Initiated the request and the realization fo the following projects:
  1. Skywalk along the school belt - c/o Hon. Raul del Mar
    (former 1st Cebu City 1st District Representative)
  2. Expansion of the Talamban Fire Station - c/o Hon. Raul del Mar
  3. Expansion of the Talamban Police Station
  4. Drainage System at Highway 77 costing about 2 million from Hon. Raul del Mar
  5. Transportation bus
Initiated the request of 20 computer units from the City Government of Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands and another 8 computer units from VECO for the Talamban Elementary School
Initiated the unification of the 8 barangays, namely: Agsungot, Bacayan, Binaliw, Budlaan, Pit-os, Pulanbato, San Jose & Talamban under Police Station 8 for its commitment to maintain the peace & order sitatuion in these adjacent communities making Hon. Arcilla a recipient of a citation during the 70th Cebu City Charter Day Celebration
Had helped bring Barangay Talamban to be one of the Top Ten highest barangays in terms of tax collection for the year 2009.
Had helped make Barangay Talamban rank no. 3 in terms of rabies-free barangays in 2009
Creation of the Talamban Traffic Enforcement & Management Team, who are also CITOM and LTO deputized agents; and were very instrumental in assisting th etraffic flow especially during the time when the Ban-Tal flyover took its course and during the transfer of both Sacred Heart-Ateneo Cebu and the Cebu International School with students' vehicles passing the main Talamban thoroughfare
Appointment of 10 street cleaners to maintain the cleanliness in the main streets and 2 drainage maintenance crew
The creation of 2 more Day Care Centres to cater to the demands of the pre-schoolers
Facilitated the continued service of the post office to the barangay by providing them a space within the Talamban Barangay Hall to cater not only to the needs of the Talambanons but also to people from adjacent barangays
Maintains the Talamban Health Centre and Lying-in Clinic; provides common medicines; and maintains an ambulance


Office of Hon. Alvin B. Arcilla

2nd Floor, Legislative Bldg., Cebu City Hall

Tel. Nos. (032) 253-8038 / 254-9272

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