Sambag 2 residents pose no objections on planned new road

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Barangay Sambag 2 residents in Cebu City have agreed to the construction of an access road that would connect B. Rodriguez Street to P. Del Rosario Extension (Private). READ: Sambag 1 and 2…

Guardo to DWUP: Start profiling affected residents for road opening

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo is asking the Division for the Welfare of the Urban Poor (DWUP) to start the profiling of residents that will be affected by the road opening in Barangays…

Cebu City gov’t to reclaim portions of fire-hit Sitio Seaside

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines -The Cebu City Government will be reclaiming portions of the area in the fire-hit Sitio (sub-village in English) Seaside, Alumnos, Barangay Basak San Nicolas before residents can go back and rebuild their houses. Basak…

Granting of financial assistance to Lahug demolition victims scrutinized

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/23/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Local Housing Board (LHB) sought the help of the Cebu City government to provide financial assistance to the 36 households affected in the demolition of a University of the Philippines (UP) owned…

Reblocking eyed for fire-hit Sitios Cepadul I, II in Barangay Duljo Fatima

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government is planning to reblock the fire site in Sitios Cepadul I and II in Barangay Duljo Fatima following the fire that razed 50 houses on Thursday afternoon, January 2,…

Cebu City’s Probe team demolish structures at fire-hit area in Barangay Ermita

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/16/2019

CEBU CITY–The  Cebu City  government through its Prevention, Restoration, Order, Beautification and Enhancement (Probe) team implemented the demolition of temporary structures built at two sitios in Barangay Ermita that were hit by fire on February 5 this…

Ermita barangay chief seeks City Council’s help to hasten reblocking of fire-hit sitios

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/26/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The barangay chief of Ermita in Cebu City is asking the City Council to hasten the reblocking of the three sitios burned in a massive fire on February 5. In a letter dated…

DWUP wants half-meter setback implemented at Lorega fire site

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/15/2018

The Department of Welfare and Urban Poor (DWUP) wants a 0.5-meter setback implemented at the fire site in Barangay Lorega San Miguel. But Genevieve Alcoseba, DWUP head, said that they are yet to determine if the area…

DWUP: ‘Only 93-1 beneficiaries may rebuild homes’

Morexette B. Erram 08/06/2018

Only 93-1 beneficiaries will be allowed to rebuild their homes in Barangay Kamputhaw, Cebu City. Genevieve Alcoseba, operations officer of the Cebu City Government’s Department of Welfare and the Urban Poor (DWUP), said informal settlers who lost…

DWUP to start clearing operations in Ermita next week

Morexette B. Erram 05/10/2018

Starting Wednesday (May 16), the Cebu City Government’s Division of Welfare of the Urban Poor (DWUP) will be starting their clearing operations in the areas hit by fire in Barangay Ermita. DWUP operations officer Genevieve Alcoseba told…

DWUP extends ID distribution until 4 p.m. today

Therese Mae Alegado 01/20/2018

The Division for the Welfare of the Urban Poor (DWUP) extended the distribution of the registered vendors’ IDs until 4 p.m. today in Cebu City Hall Legislative Building after 800 vendors failed to claim their IDs. DWUP…

No more displacement of residents as access road to Cebu-Cordova toll bridge scrapped

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/12/2016

Residents near the mouth of Guadalupe River in Cebu City can now heave a sigh of relief as their houses won’t have to be cleared anymore as the planned additional access road near the mouth of the…

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