Rolando Uy is a Filipino politician. He is currently serving as mayor of Cagayan De Oro City, the capital of Misamis Oriental Province. Running under the ruling PDP-Laban Party in the May 13, 2019 election, he won over Caesar Ian Acenas of the local Padayon Pilipino Party and Gil Banaag of Partido Federal ng Pilipinas (PFP).
On November 12, 2021, an unidentified gunman shot to death 45-year old Roland Sherwin Uy, a son of Rolando Uy who has filed his certificate of candidacy for mayor.
Complete Name –> Rolando A. Uy
Nickname –> Klarex
Birth Date –> July 5, 1954
Birth Place –> Cagayan De Oro City, Misamis Oriental, Philippines
Wife –> Barangay Captain Lorna V. Uy
Sons –> Vice Mayor Ranier Joaquin Uy, Roland Sherwin Uy (+)
Political Career / Work Experiences
2022-Present – Mayor
2013-2022 – Congressman
2010–2013 – Barangay Captain of Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City
2010 – Ran for city mayor of Cagayan De Oro but lost to then vice mayor Vicente “Dongkoy” Yap Emano
2007-2010 – Congressman
1994–2007 – Barangay Captain of Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City