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Workers hit concrete wall with truck
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - February 26, 2015 - 12:00am
Some members of Cebu City’s Prevention, Restoration, Order, Beautification and Enhancement (PROBE) are in hot water for using a government truck to destroy a concrete wall along Tres de Abril Street.
Council asks Ramato demolish batching plant at NRA
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - January 15, 2015 - 12:00am
The Cebu City Council is requesting Mayor Michael Rama to direct W.T Construction Inc. to demolish its batching plant in Block 27, North Reclamation Area within 15 days from receipt of a copy of the resolution....
Out-of-town groups start arriving in city
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - January 13, 2015 - 12:00am
Out-of-town contingents have started arriving in Cebu City to prepare for the Sinulog Grand Parade on Sunday, January 18.
Rama still optimistic Pope may change mind on Cebu
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - January 6, 2015 - 12:00am
Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama isn’t losing hope that Pope Francis may still visit Cebu during his trip to the Philippines next week.
Labella wants brgy officials reoriented on procurement law
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - December 31, 2014 - 12:00am
Lack of knowledge about the law may have been the reason 41 barangay officials in Cebu City are facing graft and corruption charges.
City workers caught smoking in public at height of typhoon
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - December 11, 2014 - 12:00am
At least 21 government workers were caught violating the law that prohibits smoking in public places at the height of the city’s response efforts for typhoon Ruby, the Cebu City Environment Sanitation and Enforcement...
A month for city’s mountain brgys to recover from Ruby
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - December 11, 2014 - 12:00am
It will take a month for farmers in the city to recover from the damage caused by typhoon Ruby, the city agriculturist’s office said yesterday.
Rama to review anti-muffler law
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - December 2, 2014 - 12:00am
Mayor Michael Rama yesterday assured a thorough review of the “Anti-Muffler Modification Ordinance of 2013” passed recently by the City Council following concerns raised by the Motorcycle Rights Org...
New OSCA head chosen
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - December 2, 2014 - 12:00am
Mayor Michael Rama has appointed Domingo Chavez of Barangay Punta Princesa as new head of the Office for the Senior Citizens’ Affairs (OSCA).
Seniors fail to claim P4.5M aid in Oct.
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - November 20, 2014 - 12:00am
The Cebu City government has forfeited up to P4.5 million worth of cash aid for senior citizens supposedly for distribution last October due to the failure of the beneficiaries to claim the money.
Plan for Pepang’s conversion still being finalized
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - November 11, 2014 - 12:00am
The timeframe to clear the Doña Pepang Cemetery to pave way for a park may be extended until the end of the year.
Mayor wants to gather countries visited by Magellan
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - October 9, 2014 - 12:00am
Mayor Michael Rama wants to gather in Cebu the countries that were part of the circumnavigation trail of Ferdinand Magellan.
Quake-hit tourist sites still unrepaired
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - October 8, 2014 - 12:00am
Damaged parts of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño, Magellan's Cross, and Fort San Pedro remain unfixed almost a year since the magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit Central Visayas in October 15.
Website to attract tourists launched
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - October 8, 2014 - 12:00am
Public and private sectors from different parts of the country can now promote their events for next year through an online portal that is aimed at attracting more tourists to the Philippines.
Carillo wants city college built with SRP money
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - September 16, 2014 - 12:00am
Councilor Gerardo Carillo wants part of the proceeds of the South Road Properties sale to be used to construct the Cebu City College.
Three Bgry Sto. Niño employees found positive of using drugs
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - August 28, 2014 - 12:00am
Three more barangay employees were found positive of using illegal drugs during a random drug test conducted by the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (COSAP) in Barangay Sto. Niño, Cebu City...
City starts clearing Citi Center
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - August 19, 2014 - 12:00am
The Cebu City government has started clearing the Citi Center Complex in Barangay Kamagayan of illegal settlers.
Brgys told: Ensure constructions don’t encroach public lots
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - August 5, 2014 - 12:00am
Vice Mayor Edgar Labella has called on barangay officials to ensure that all proposed construction projects will not encroach properties that are for public use.
Agri dept. wants P73M budget
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
The city's agriculture department would need P73 million for its expenses next year.
Monorail transport pushed in Cebu City
by Mechelle P. Florita/JMO - July 22, 2014 - 12:00am
A new transport system is being proposed to complement the anticipated Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system in Cebu City.
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