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Telco’s legal move over cell tower baffles Apas
by May B. Miasco/JMO - February 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Barangay Apas, Cebu City is questioning the motive behind the move of Globe Telecom in filing a case in court over the deactivation of its cell tower in the barangay considering the company’s earlier decision...
City wants NTC help to stop Apas cell towers
by May B. Miasco/JMO - February 9, 2016 - 9:00am
The Cebu City government will ask the help of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) in deactivating the cell towers in Sitio Calvary Hills, Barangay Apas that the city has ordered shut down for being alleged...
Company called to act on ‘hazardous’ property
by May B. Miasco/JMO - February 6, 2016 - 9:00am
Cebu City acting mayor Edgar Labella has called the attention of White Gold House, Inc. over its structure beside the Cebu Institute of Technology – University, whose construction has since been abandoned...
Groups lobby for demolition moratorium
by May B. Miasco/JMO - January 13, 2016 - 9:00am
Saying that the Cebu City government is “ill-prepared” as far as providing relocation sites for the urban poor is concerned, a group has asked the City Council to pass the proposed ordinance that aims...
New song to cap Sinulog finale
by May B. Miasco/JMO - January 11, 2016 - 9:00am
A new song that features the grandeur of Cebu will culminate this year’s Sinulog festivities, the Sinulog Foundation announced yesterday.
Cleanliness a priority during Sinulog
by May B. Miasco/JMO - January 10, 2016 - 9:00am
No one in the city’s sanitation team will take a day off until the Sinulog festivities are over.
Traffic plan for IEC approved
by May B. Miasco/JMO - December 29, 2015 - 9:00am
The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) has approved the traffic plan for the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) next month, said Cebu Auxiliary Bishop Dennis Villarojo yesterday.
Labella to take blame for SB-1 “approval”
by May B. Miasco/JMO - December 22, 2015 - 9:00am
Cebu City acting mayor Edgardo Labella will take responsibility if the city loses in the case that questioned its decision to use the money it earned from the sale of lots at the South Road Properties (SRP).
Street dwellers identified as concern in IEC preparations
by May B. Miasco/JMO - December 22, 2015 - 9:00am
The presence of homeless families, children, and mendicants in the city’s streets is one of the concerns raised during a meeting at the Cebu City Hall yesterday in line with preparations for the upcoming International...
Council backs Bebot’s bill on 14th month pay
by May B. Miasco/JMO - December 20, 2015 - 9:00am
The Cebu City Council is backing the passage of House Bill 6239, which aims to mandate the release of a 14th month pay to employees.
City honors supporters in anti-drugs campaign
by May B. Miasco/JMO - December 8, 2015 - 9:00am
In line with the celebration of Drug Awareness Month, the Cebu City Government granted the “lifetime achievement award” to a former lawmaker and retired police official for their anti-drug crusade. ...
Override Rama veto, City Council asked
by May B. Miasco/JMO - November 24, 2015 - 9:00am
People’s organizations and urban poor groups in Cebu City have come together to extend their appeal to the City Council to override the veto of Mayor Michael Rama of the ordinance seeking one-year moratorium...
City execs on “Lakbay Aral” despite questions
by May B. Miasco/JMO - November 24, 2015 - 9:00am
Amidst questions, 40 Cebu City government officials led by Mayor Michael Rama flew to a four-day trip to Manila for a “Lakbay Aral” tour.
Lawyer: Part of aid was from donation
by May B. Miasco/JMO - November 10, 2015 - 9:00am
The legal counsel of another lawyer who sued Cebu City officials over the questioned calamity financial assistance released two years ago claimed that a portion of the source of funds was from donations based on...
Rama hits critics at start of CCMC construction
by May B. Miasco/JMO - October 27, 2015 - 10:00am
Mayor Michael Rama hit his critics yesterday as he led the ceremonial pouring of concrete to kick off the construction of the new building for the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC).
Rama, Labella stall demolition of houses
by May B. Miasco/JMO - October 19, 2015 - 10:00am
At least 60 houses of informal settlers in Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City were set to be demolished starting yesterday but Mayor Michael Rama and Vice Mayor Edgar Labella intervened and stopped the demolition te...
BLGF okays in principle city’s prepayment plan for SRP loan
by May B. Miasco/JMO - October 6, 2015 - 10:00am
The Bureau of Local Government Finance has agreed in principle to Cebu City’s proposed debt prepayment to the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for the South Road Properties.
Families ok with hospital plan
by May B. Miasco/JMO - September 13, 2015 - 10:00am
Families in Barangay Pahina Central, Cebu City whose houses will be affected by the construction of the new city hospital are willing to move their homes as long as the city government helps them financially.
Cebu City gets passing mark in CSC survey
by May B. Miasco/JMO - September 7, 2015 - 10:00am
After failing in one of the categories in 2011, the Civil Service Commission gave the Cebu City government a passing mark in its recent survey.
Elderly, PWDs get cash aid this week
by May B. Miasco/JMO - September 1, 2015 - 10:00am
Senior citizens and the persons with disabilities in Cebu City will get their financial assistance from the city government this week.
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