The City of Ozamiz was created under R.
A. 321 on June 19, 1948.
Meaning of the Official Seal of
-- cotta, spanish Fort
Santiago and oldest structure in the city; also
a symbol of the heritage and peace and order in
Virgin -- patron of the city.
-- motto of the city -- "
Fortes en Fide", meaning strength
The logo of the BAG-ONG OZAMIZNON clearly
defines the mission and vision statements of the new generation.
* Lighthouse and
Fort - represents Fort Santiago, the famous historical
landmark of the city built in 1756
- symbolizes commitment and aspiration to change
for a better Ozamiz
* Sun - stands
for a new day signifying a new beginning
* Wheel -
represents economic conditions that the new breed of Ozamiznon aims
improve and develop
* 14 spokes of the
economic wheels - indicates the 14 city officials
* 51 stars
- 51 barangays with their respective barangay chairmen serving as
gears who will work hand in hand towards the development
of the city.
* Firm Handshake
at the center of wheel - symbolizes spirit of reconciliation,
understanding and unity.