Lapu-Lapu to hold clean-up, misting activities to drive away dengue

Futch Anthony Inso 06/08/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Government will conduct a caravan and a city-wide clean-up on June 15, 2022, in observance of World Dengue Day. In a public address of Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan that was…

Andrea Brillantes, Ricci Rivero join beach clean-up drive in Siargao

Micah Sophia C. Marcellones 06/04/2022

CEBU, Philippines — Actress Andrea Brillantes and her boyfriend, basketball player Ricci Rivero went on a recent beach trip with their friends in Siargao. Aside from enjoying the beautiful island, the couple and their friends made their…

Cebu City aims to clear secondary roads by Jan. 2

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/31/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City aims to clear the secondary roads on the second day of its massive clearing operations on January 2, 2022. This was the statement of Councilor Jerry Guardo, the City Council’s chairperson…

BFAR-7 tells public: Properly dispose used face masks

Doris C. Bongcac 09/19/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu –Face masks that are thrown just anywhere often end up in our seas. And personnel of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Central Visayas (BFAR -7) and their volunteers fished several face…

Gullas on rehabilitating rivers: ‘Action and then legislation’

Delta Derycka C. Letigio 11/29/2019

TALISAY CITY, Cebu — The massive clean-up that happened at the Bulacao River on Friday morning, November 29, is just the beginning of the city’s long-term river rehabilitation plan, according to Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam”…

20 tons of garbage gathered in Guadalupe River clean-up drive; Mahiga Creek to follow

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/17/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Cebu City Government’s move to rehabilitate its waterways and river systems will also be done at the Barangay Mabolo portion of Mahiga Creek come September 2019. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella revealed this on…

Guadalupe river rehabilitation project kicks off with clean-up drive

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/17/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The rehabilitation of the Guadalupe River continues as the clean-up drive officially started at 6 a.m. today, Saturday, August 17. The clean-up drive, which is the start of a long-term rehabilitation project of the city…

PROBE team clears up Plaridel Street

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Cebu City Public Restoration, Order, Beautification, and Enhancement (PROBE) team conducted a clearing and clean-up drive along Plaridel Street here on Tuesday morning, July 23, 2019.  The area, which includes the sidewalks leading to…

SOS, Taiheiyo Cement clean-up drive generates 2.8 metric tons of wastes

PR 07/07/2019

SAN FERNANDO, Philippines – Volunteers collected 2.8 metric tons of garbage during a recent clean-up drive along the shorelines of Barangays South Poblacion and Panadtaran and along the Luknay Creek in San Fernando, a southern town in…

Samsam eyes removal of informal settlers from Bulacao riverbank

Doris C. Bongcac 06/17/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Some riverbank occupants in Barangay Bulacao, Talisay City may be asked to vacate their respective dwellings to allow the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) to widen water outfalls…

DepEd Cebu: Dengue kills 11 pupils

Margarette Managaytay 10/21/2016

The Department of Education in Central Visayas has recorded as of October 18 a total of 834 dengue cases in 16 school districts. According to the data presented by the Cebu Schools Division, 11 of the 834…

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