Mandaue City to start disposing garbage in Binaliw landfill

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/08/2019

Mandaue City, Cebu — Mandaue City will start disposing its garbage in the sanitary landfill facility in Barangay Binaliw, Cebu City today, May 8, 2019. Vice Mayor Carlo Fortuna, who co-chairs the city’s Solid Waste Management Board,…

Council reviews Binaliw MRF, Sanitary landfill proposal

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/18/2018

The fate of the construction of the sanitary landfill and Material Recovery Facility (MRF) in Barangay Binaliw now lies in the hands of the Cebu City Council. In the executive session today, the council reviewed for the…

Cebu execs study Tacloban landfill to prepare for Carmen project

Izobelle T. Pulgo 12/15/2016

THE Cebu Provincial government and other stakeholders are studying successful models of sanitary landfills such as the one in Tacloban where they can adopt for the province’s planned landfill in Barangay Dauis Sur, Carmen Town in northern…

‘Libingan ng mga Basura is perfect place for Marcos’

Izobelle T. Pulgo, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/14/2016

Tom O to join rally to bury late dictator’s effigy at Inayawan landfill today About 1,000 protesters including Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña, are expected to join today’s burial of the coffin containing an effigy of the…

‘Bury Marcos at the Inayawan Landfill’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/13/2016

Bury former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Inayawan Sanitary Landfill in Cebu City? It is an outrageous proposal but it succinctly expresses exactly how the anti-Marcos groups feel about the burial of the ousted strongman at the…

Trump and the US elections

Ricky Poca 11/07/2016

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña in the latest news reports said he would dump the garbage of the city in the SRP (South Road Properties), at the City Hall’s legislative building or at Plaza Independencia if the…

Osmeña, Garganera argue landfill case before CA

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/24/2016

In an awaited face off, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña and Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera finally went head to head before the Court of Appeals (CA) yesterday over a core environmental issue that has long been…

Court solution

Editorial 09/26/2016

The filing of the Writ of Kalikasan by Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera comes as the Cebu City government said it had complied with six of the 13 requirements set by the Department of Environment and Natural…

Writ of Kalikasan out this week

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/19/2016

Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera said he will file the petition for a Writ of Kalikasan in court sometime this week in order to compel the city government to close the Inayawan landfill. “I’m not threatening. I…

Cebu brand might as well be ‘Where Cebu stinks’ — MLC

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/18/2016

Next to the Cebu City Council, the Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), comes another group that wants the Cebu City government to stop using its 15-hectare landfill in Barangay…

CLOSE INAYAWAN LANDFILL

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/12/2016

Can rehabilitation efforts still save the Inayawan landfill in Cebu City? According to the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7), it’s about time that the garbage dumpsite is closed and no amount of rehabilitation can make…

Tom O: P5K for each UC-METC student

Morexette Erram 09/09/2016

If the Cebu City Council will allow it, each student of the University of Cebu-Maritime Education Training Center (UC-METC) Mambaling campus will be given P5,000 as payment for the inconvenience caused by the stench coming from the…

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