Survey shows 6 of 10 Ilonggos prefer Jerry Treñas as Iloilo City mayor
A survey conducted by Random Access Consultants Inc (RACI) showed 62.2% of Ilonggos preferred Representative Jerry Treñas as the next city mayor.
Incumbent Mayor Jose Espinosa III only garnered 29.5% in the survey.
The RACI survey was conducted from July 27 to 29 in 60 barangays in Iloilo City.
Treñas served as Iloilo city mayor from 2001 to 2010.
He then ran as Iloilo City representative in 2010.
Espinosa became Iloilo City mayor in 2017 after former mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog was dismissed by the Office of the Ombudsman for unexplained wealth.