MCWD chair speaks out: We are not at fault for water crisis

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/16/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Chairman of the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD), Joel Marie Yu, broke his silence on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, a day after Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella terminated the water utility’s Board of…

Labella to fly to Taiwan for Asian smart cities confab, leaves city’s reins to Rama

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/05/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella will be representing Cebu City in a conference of Asian smart cities in Kaohsiung, Taiwan from September 6 to 11, 2019, leaving the city under the hands of…

Labella: Osmeña can file any case he wants, but city will use SRP sales proceeds

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said former Mayor, Tomas Osmeña, can file a petition for declaratory relief to void the sales of the 45-hectare South Road Properties (SRP) lot in 2015. However, Labella…

Cebu City Legal awaits court’s decision on withdrawal of declaratory relief of SRP lot sale

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/12/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Legal Office is waiting for the court order on the withdrawal of the petition for declaratory relief to void the 2015 sale of a 45-hectare South Road Properties (SRP) lot…

Labella: Ironman will bring income to Cebu City’s businesses

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/09/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebuanos are waiting for the one of the biggest triathlon race in the country, the Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3, traversing three of the major cities in the island: Cebu, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, and Talisay…

Cebu City assures Landbank: We will pay SRP loan

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government promised the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) that the city would pay off the P1.7 billion standing balance left of its P4.65 billion loan from the Japan International…

Cebu City Legal Office to withdraw declaratory relief case from court

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/27/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Legal Office is preparing to withdraw the case of declaratory relief to void the 2015 sale of a 45-hectare South Road Properties (SRP) lot following the approval of the Cebu…

Osmeña to Labella: Allow me to restore Mayor’s Office

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Former Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña has asked incumbent Mayor Edgardo Labella that he be allowed to restore the Mayor’s Office back to its 2016 state. In a letter dated July 18, 2019, Osmeña said…

City Legal to COA: Probe Mayor’s Office’s ‘destruction’

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/22/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The City Legal Office has requested the Commission on Audit (COA) to investigate the “destruction” of the Mayor’s Office by former Mayor Tomas Osmeña on June 28, 2019 or two days before he…

Bike course of Ironman 70.3 Philippines to once again pass by SRP

Mars G. Alison 07/04/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Philippines powered by Philam Vitality will once again be using the Cebu South Coastal Road (CSCR) of the South Road Properties (SRP) as part of its 90-kilometer bike…

Labella orders review of transactions by previous administration that require his signature

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/03/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Contracts of government transactions that require the signature of Mayor Edgardo Labella is now the subject of review by members of his transition team. Lawyer Flores Casas Jr., who is also the new city…

Osmeña’s running mate also strips bare her office before leaving City Hall

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/01/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Former Cebu City Councilor Mary Anne delos Santos, who ran for vice mayor of the city alongside former Mayor Tomas Osmeña in the May 2019 elections, followed the former mayor’s footsteps and stripped…

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