Enforce, sustain waste segregation

Editorial 03/08/2018

As expected, politics was again a factor in the (re)birth pains of the waste segregation policy resumed by the Cebu City government starting last Thursday, March 1. Councilor Philip Zafra, president of the Association of Barangay Councils,…

CURFEW FOR CHILDREN

Benjie Talisic, Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo, Inna Gian Mejia, Jessa Mae Sotto 01/31/2018

Cosap calls on barangay TANODS to strictly enforce “Be home by 10 p.m.” Reports of local gangs recruiting minors and making them into drug couriers have prompted the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) to…

Tomas to tanods: Enforce curfew or get nothing

Inna Gian D. Mejia 01/30/2018

  CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña yet again warned that he would cancel the allowances of all the barangay tanods but this time, if they fail to address the problem of recruitment of minors to gangs. Osmeña…

Junk food ban

Editorial 01/30/2018

While the Provincial Board may have good intentions to propose a ban on soft drinks and junk food in school campuses, it’s doubtful whether school officials can realistically enforce it. To be honest, there are scores of…

Police to strictly enforce liquor and party ban along Sinulog parade route

Nestle Semilla 01/21/2018

  Other than securing spectators during the Sinulog Grand Parade, the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO 7) will see to it that the liquor and party ban within the five-kilometer radius of the parade route…

Police to enforce discipline zone in Lahug next month

Benjie B. Talisic 11/25/2017

A SO-CALLED “discipline zone” will be enforced in Barangay Lahug, Cebu City, to clear the streets of vandals, petty crooks and ambulant vendors in the area starting next month. Chief Insp. Clark Ariola, newly installed chief of…

Police told: Enforce curfew, pursue gangs

Rosalie Abatayo 09/13/2017

CEBU City police will be required to raise their visibility and enforce the city’s curfew ordinance in order to crack down on teenage gangs who are reportedly recruiting members by force and intimidation along Natalio Bacalso Avenue.…

Police vows to strictly enforce EO 26

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc, Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 07/21/2017

    Smokers across Central Visayas will have to take the smoking ban seriously as police authorities in the region intend to fully implement the President’s new order beginning tomorrow (Sunday), July 23. Police Regional Office (PRO-7)…

LTO ready to enforce law against distracted driving

Agnes Alpuerto 07/04/2017

THE regional Land Transportation Office (LTO-7) said it is ready along with the police to enforce Republic Act 10913 or the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA) as it takes effect tomorrow, July 6. “Our office reminded the traffic…

Enforce waste segregation at household level, officials told

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 06/18/2017

CEBU City Hall should “get its act together” in enforcing waste segregation at the household level to help solve the city’s garbage problem, a local representative of the environmental group Greenpeace said yesterday. “Segregation of biodegradable and…