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Lapu-Lapu starts demolition of illegal structures along coastline

THE LAPU-LAPU City government started demolishing Wednesday, June 13, some 190 structures along the coastline facing Mandaue City for violation of the three-meter easement zone. The post Lapu-Lapu starts demolition of illegal structures along coastline appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJun 13th, 2018

Illegal coastal structures demolished

The city government of Lapu-Lapu has started tearing down structures that encroach the three-meter easement zone in coastal areas. Illegal coastal structures demolished Cebu City–The city government of Lapu-Lapu has started tearing down structures that encroach the three-meter easement zone in coastal areas. Source link: Illegal coastal structures demolished.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Duterte seeks help of village officials in government s war on drugs

LAPU-LAPU CITY- President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday asked village chiefs here to help him in the fight against illegal drugs. The President said the support of barangay captains in the campaign i.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

Duterte seeks help of village officials in government’s war on drugs

LAPU-LAPU CITY-- President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday asked village chiefs here to help him in the fight against illegal drugs. The President said the support of barangay captains in the campaign is crucial to solving the drug problem that has hounded the country for decades. "Kamo gyud ang makaputol ani. Layo ra kaayo mi sa taas. (You are ones who can end this problem on illegal drugs)," President Duterte said after he led the oath-taking of 3,013 barangay captains in Central Visayas at the Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City on Thursday night. He reiterated his warning to village officials to stay away from the illegal drugs trade, saying that they will suffer the consequences of th...Keep on reading: Duterte seeks help of village officials in government’s war on drugs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

Cleanup targets 2,518 illegal structures

CROWDED Tourists flock to the beaches of San Fabian, Pangasinan, where most illegal structures targeted for demolition are located. --WILLIE LOMIBAO DAGUPAN CITY -- Environment officials in Pangasi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Panglao local gov’t starts crackdown on illegal structures

BEACH RESORTS and other tourism establishments that are encroaching into the 20-meter easement area have until May 20 to voluntarily demolish their structures, after which the local government will undertake the clearing operations. Acting Municipal Administrator Weng Lagura said the Panglao municipal government would request for heavy equipment from the Bohol provincial government should there […] The post Panglao local gov’t starts crackdown on illegal structures appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Sweep vs coliform to hit 1,000 Mactan informal settlers

CEBU CITY---Communities of informal settlers that had mushroomed around the coastal areas of Lapu-Lapu City would be swept in the campaign to clean up waters off Mactan Island, Cebu, which an environmental agency said remained safe to swim in although with a high coliform content. At least 1,000 families would have to move out following an order by Mayor Paz Radaza of Lapu-Lapu City, where most resorts and hotels were located, to rid the area of structures built inside 3-meter shoreline easements. It came after the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB), an agency under the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), released findings that showed coliform level in Ma...Keep on reading: Sweep vs coliform to hit 1,000 Mactan informal settlers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

5 drug suspects slain

MANILA, Philippines — Police are eyeing illegal drugs as the motive for the killing of three men in Lapu-Lapu, Cebu on Thursday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 24th, 2018

Task force starts inventory of creek settlers

THE Public Safety and Transportation Management Office-Task Force Anti-Squatting and Illegal Structures (PSTMO-TF ASIS) has started the accounting settlers along Budburan Creek, said Engr. Roberto Dumanil. Dumanil said the task force initiated the survey to determine the situation in the area after Mayor Jose Espinosa III asked the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) […] The post Task force starts inventory of creek settlers appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Boracay crackdown costing DENR P9.5 million

BORACAY ISLAND, AKLAN -- Running after violators of environmental laws and regulations in Boracay is costing an initial P9.5 million in public funds from the Department of Environment Natural Resources (DENR) alone. DENR Undersecretary Jonas Leones, the agency's spokesperson, said the amount includes only the projected expenses on surveys of illegal occupants, demolition of illegal structures, monitoring of the operation, measures to address problems on solid waste, and filing of charges against violators. This excludes travel and operating expenses of at least 120 DENR personnel from regional offices and bureaus of the central offices who have been deployed under a national ta...Keep on reading: Boracay crackdown costing DENR P9.5 million.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

Major Boracay resort bows to DENR crackdown

  The owner of a controversial resort on Boracay Island on Friday agreed to voluntarily destroy illegal structures after Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu threatened to tear down part of the property.   Crisostomo Aquino, owner of Boracay West Cove resort, volunteered to demolish the structures he had built on top of rock formations and those not covered by a lease agreement with the government starting on Feb. 24.   Cimatu, who brought along a demolition team with him, rejected Aquino's request to complete the demolition on five rock formations in 30 days, saying he would return on Saturday to ensure the work was being implemented.   Two other...Keep on reading: Major Boracay resort bows to DENR crackdown.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018

Court dismisses case vs city’s Muelle property

THE Municipal Trial Court in Cities Branch 3 dismissed for lack of basis the civil case filed against the Iloilo City government pertaining to the demolition of illegal structures on its property on Muelle Loney-Ortiz Streets, City Proper. To recall, the city’s Task Force Anti-Squatting and Illegal Structures (TF ASIS) was accused of forcible entry […] The post Court dismisses case vs city’s Muelle property appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

Demolition at dairy farm pushes through

BAGUIO CITY — Department of Agriculture (DA) Cordillera Regional Exuecutive Director Lorenzo Caranguian revealed that they received a letter signed by an official from Malacañang ordering the agency to stop the on-going demolition of illegal structures within the 94-hectare property of DA at Dontogan Barangay of Baguio City at Mt. Sto. Tomas......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Ms. Universe parade postpones demolition of illegal structures in BIBAK lot

Ms. Universe parade postpones demolition of illegal structures in BIBAK lot.....»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsJan 8th, 2017

7 Koreans, 44 guards arrested over violent hotel takeover

SEVEN South Korean nationals and 44 security guards they hired to forcibly take over the disputed Mactan Isla Hotel and Casino in Lapu-Lapu City in Cebu on Friday morning have been arrested and are now facing criminal charges, Police Regional Office 7 director, Chief Superintendent Debold M. Sinas said yesterday.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

Blame game starts in issue of smuggled ‘shabu’ worth P6.8 billion

And now the blame game begins in the issue of how P6.8 billion worth of crystal meth, or shabu, slipped through the Manila International Container Port (MICP). On Saturday, Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapea said the Bureau of Customs, if only given "timely" information, could have halted the release of the one-ton shipment, the discovery of which was revealed a day before by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). "Our mechanisms are in place. I would have immediately alerted all those shipments, and if necessary, the entire port to prevent the release of illegal drugs," Lapea said. On Friday, PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino said that an estimated P6.8 billion wort...Keep on reading: Blame game starts in issue of smuggled ‘shabu’ worth P6.8 billion.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

Tension grips Mactan Isla Hotel and Casino in Cebu

POLICE yesterday arrested 33 armed security guards who invaded the disputed Mactan Isla Hotel and Casino in Lapu-Lapu City in Cebu. The armed guards disarmed their rival security personnel who were then on duty, a Police Regional Office 7 report said. PRO7 director Chief Supt. Debold Sinas said that local….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Old Tapaz town hall demolition starts

By: Felipe V. Celino TAPAZ, Capiz – The Office of the Municipal Engineer here has started demolishing the old municipal building to give way to a new structure. Mayor Roberto “Nonong” Palomar said the demolition was started two weeks ago. Palomar said the old town hall will be replaced by a four-story building that will […] The post Old Tapaz town hall demolition starts appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Lapu-Lapu City wins big in 2018 Grand Nutrition Award

CEBU CITY, August 3 (PIA)--It is a triple feat for Lapu-Lapu City in this year's Grand Nutrition Awards. Lapupalu City's nutrition programs emerged as outstanding program in Cebu, Brgy. Pajac, LapuLa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 8th, 2018

Mauricio, Kahlefeldt Bag Pro Titles in Ironman 70.3

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III fired the canon to start track Cebu’s biggest long-distance triathlon race Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship held in a resort hotel in Lapu-Lapu City on Sunday, Aug. 5. Along with the governor was City Mayor Paz Radaza who also signaled the sound and smoke of the gun […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 8th, 2018

Ilongga biker tops Ironman 70.3

ALEXANDRA Ganzon of Iloilo emerged on top of the Women’s Asian Elite category of the 2018 Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championship in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu on Aug. 5, 2018. The Iloilo City native recovered from a sluggish start to finish the event in blistering five hours, four minutes, and 52 seconds. Ganzon, a former […] The post Ilongga biker tops Ironman 70.3 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018