BALANGA City: The children of two municipal mayors in Bataan are being groomed to take over the post of their parents in the May 2016 elections.
Mayors Jesse Concepcion of Mariveles and Rommel del Rosario of Bagac have announced the candidacy of their sons who will file their Certificate of Candidacy next week.
The two parents are on their third and last term as municipal chief executives.
Running for mayor to replace their fathers are lawyer Ace Jello Concepcion in Mariveles and Gabriel del Rosario in Bagac.
Ace Jello is a member of the Municipal Council of Mariveles while Gabriel was former national chairman of the Federation of Sangguniang Kabataan and sat as ex-officio member of the Bataan Sangguniang Panlalawigan.
Ace Jello is expected to face Mariveles Vice Mayor Victoriano Isip and Municipal Council members Arvin Zurita and Mel Lopez.