Congratulations to the Public Employment Services Office (PESO) of Sta. Cruz for being one of the Top Performing PESOs in the country. Here are three major citations given to the Municipality of Sta. Cruz through Mayor Alexis C. Almendras and PESO Manager Maria Cheryl Serenatas. Sta. Cruz was the region's nominee to the National Best PESO category for First Class Municipalities. The criteria of the said citation is based on the successful implementation of local employment programs in the municipality.