Davide: Implement BRT now

Morexette Marie B. Erram and Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/26/2018

With the fate of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) still in limbo, Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III yesterday called on concerned agencies to stop stalling the project and implement it right away, as it has been in…

Tweak work scheds, implement number coding, limit car sale to minimize traffic

Rosalie Abatayo 04/13/2018

To address traffic woes, Jonathan Tumulak, focal person of the Cebu Provincial Traffic Management, urged owners of companies in Cebu City to come up with alternate work schedules or to allow a four-day work week. He said…

CSBT to implement shorter trip intervals

Nestle L. Semilla 04/09/2018

South-bound passengers will no longer have to wait for hours for their trips. That is if the plan of the Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) management to cut to 15 minutes the gap between trips gets implemented.…

Tomas vowed to implement BRT project despite setbacks

Morexette B. Erram 04/07/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña vowed to make sure that the P16 billion Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) will be implemented despite its recent setbacks apparently maneuvered by the Presidential Assistant of the Visayas, Michael Dino. Osmeña…

Village officials urged to strictly implement curfew

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/02/2018

A stricter and strengthened implementation of the ordinance providing for a curfew for minors is seen as among the solutions to the problem of minors being recruited by gangs. Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak is urging barangay…

Lapu-Lapu City to fully implement face mask ban

Norman V. Mendoza 03/14/2018

Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza has asked police authorities to implement the existing ordinance banning the use of face masks, bonnets, and tinted visors of helmets. Radaza urged the police to implement the ordinance as she expressed…

Mandaue to implement bonnets, face-mask ban vs. motorcycle riders

Norman V. Mendoza 03/02/2018

MOTORCYCLE drivers and riders are advised not to wear bonnets, face masks, ski-masks or any clothing to conceal a person’s identity on Mandaue City’s streets. Glenn Antigua, Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM) chief, gave this advice…

Gwen ordered sacked

Connie Fernandez-Brojan, Vince F. Nonato 02/12/2018

But Speaker won’t implement Ombudsman’s dismissal order vs Garcia Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has dismissed Deputy Speaker and Cebu 3rd District Rep. Gwendolyn Garcia from Public Office over the unauthorized P24.47 million project to backfill a largely…

Speaker won’t implement dismissal order vs Garcia as decision came late

Inquirer Visayas 02/12/2018

CEBU CITY–Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez will not implement the Ombudsman order to dismiss Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia in connection with the questionable purchase of the P98.9 million Balili property in Naga City, Cebu when she was governor in…

Davide agrees to implement no-counterflowing in Cebu province

Morexette B. Erram 01/26/2018

  Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III announced that he is amenable to replicate the no-counterflowing order of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña in the entire province of Cebu. Although no specific details were given yet, Davide said…