Mountain villages now have access to Poblacion proper

Morexette B. Erram 11/22/2017

BARANGAY lower BECERRIL The diversion road used as access to and from the mountain barangays and the Boljoon town proper has been passable for all types of vehicles since Saturday. But disaster officials of this fifth-class municipality,…

Boljoon’s diversion road to isolated villages passable only to motorcycles

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/14/2017

The recently constructed 100-meter diversion road that reconnected the town proper to the mountain villages of Boljoon town in southeastern Cebu previously cut off by landslides was unpassable except to motorcycles yesterday. The incessant rains since Monday…

BRGY TIP BOX

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/09/2017

Boxes to be placed in villages where residents can drop names of those involved in drugs, corruption; CHR, church wary This is one drop box where you don’t want your name to be drawn. The Department of…

‘Guardian’ app for 4 city villages

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/14/2017

Four Cebu City barangays will serve as pilot areas for a mobile software application or app that will allow users to report emergencies and dispatch responders and emergency teams. Councilor and Association of Barangay Councils (ABC) President…

Water applications in 34 villages suspended

Futch Anthony Inso 08/17/2017

  THE Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) has not lifted the suspension of new service connection in 34 villages in Metro Cebu that have been experiencing low water to no water supply. Noel Dalena, MCWD acting general…

More police in villages amid Negros ambush

Benjie B. Talisic, Nestle L. Semilla 07/25/2017

The Cebu City police said it is intensifying police visibility in the mountain barangays in the wake of last Friday morning’s ambush of a police chief and six police officers by communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels.…

‘Drug-free’ villages told: Account for ‘backslide’

Ador Vincent Mayol 06/28/2017

ABOUT 19 of 120 barangays in Cebu that were declared “drug-free” were mandated by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7) to explain why some of their drug surrenderers tested positive of illegal drugs. Based on their explanations,…

Team Rama to visit villages, take on fiscalizer stance

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 06/21/2017

DESPITE losing majority rule in the Cebu City Council, councilors allied with Team Rama vowed to expand their presence through visits and consultations in the barangays. “We will continue to be active fiscalizers in the council,” said…

TRAFFIC IN THE SOUTH

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 06/05/2017

Two-day rerouting scheme to affect 8 southern villages Leave your houses early to avoid being late since traffic is going to be heavy along N. Bacalso Ave. in Cebu City for two days. Starting tomorrow, the Cebu…

Clear villages of drugs, officials told

Intern, Izobelle T. Pulgo, Nestle L. Semilla 04/19/2017

Barangay officials were warned anew by the regional Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7) that they will face administrative charges if they fail to clear their areas of drug users and pushers. The warning came amid Cebu Gov.…

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