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Contractor gets 48-hr ultimatum
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia has given WT Construction, Inc. 48 hours to fill the excavated area where the controversial Cebu Resource Center was supposed to be erected.
Chan to block e-jeeps from city roads
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Ahong Chan will not allow electronic jeepneys to pick passengers outside the areas of the Philippine Economic Zone Authority.
“Laxity” delays projects
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
The lack of adequate planning by the previous Capitol administration has resulted in the delay of over P422 million worth of infrastructure projects last year.
Trash shredders also overpriced
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
The Cebu provincial government said it will no longer spend any more money on the trash shredders distributed to 19 local government units. Aside from being useless, they also found out that the shredders were ...
Court of appeals asked: Close ‘landfills’ in Aloguinsan
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am
A resident of Aloguinsan is asking the Court of Appeals to stop the establishment of dumpsites in the town that allegedly masquerade as sanitary landfills.
In Tañon strait: No arrest of fishers until August
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am
A one-month moratorium on the arrest of small- to medium-scale fishing 10.1 kilometers to 15 km from the shoreline of local government units along the Tañon Strait has been declared by the Philippine Coastguard...
Frasco is new LMP-Cebu prexy
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Liloan Mayor Christina Frasco yesterday made history after being elected unopposed as the first woman president of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines-Cebu Chapter.
19 trash shredders useless
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Nineteen shredders, each purchased at P468,888 by the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office for use in the solid waste management programs of different local government units, are now sitting idl...
Selling of school supplies:Capitol workers to face sanction
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia said that the employee and the one who ordered to sell Capitol-funded school supplies to a junk shop in Mandaue City in order to clear the warehouse will meet disciplinary action, if...
Gwen commends CPPO for action on quarry ban
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Governor Gwendolyn Garcia commended the Cebu Provincial Police Office for its quick action against all violators of the quarrying ban, citing the recent arrests in Asturias and Compostela.
Books from Capitol found at junkshop
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Notebooks and history books from the Provincial School Board (PSB) were retrieved from a junkshop in Barangay Canduman, Mandaue City last Friday.
Reports of stench waft in again
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 10, 2019 - 12:00am
With the onset of rainy days, Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak reported receiving another complaint from residents of Barangay Kalunasan of the stench reportedly coming from the wastewater facilities of the two...
Reluya dangles reward for 1st ‘drug-free’ brgy
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Reelected San Fernando Mayor Lakambini “Neneth” Reluya has dangled a reward during her inaugural address yesterday to the first barangay in the municipality to be declared drug-free.
Apura asks residents to support wife’s admin
by Lorraine Ecarma - July 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Former Carcar mayor Nicepuro Apura has urged the residents to continue with their unwavering support for the city government in order for the progress that started during his term would be carried on by the present...
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