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After massive flooding, fire hits Brgy Casuntingan in Mandaue

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — After the massive flooding on September 9, Barangay Casuntingan is beset with another crisis: fire. On Tuesday dawn, September 13, a fire razed apartments in a compound in the barangay, displacing 34 families or 126 individuals. They are currently housed in the gymnasium of the Cabancalan 1 Elementary School. They are […] The post After massive flooding, fire hits Brgy Casuntingan in Mandaue appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerSep 13th, 2022

More aid for Mandaue’s fire victims

CEBU CITY, Philippines – More help has arrived for the thousands of individuals in Brgy. Looc, Mandaue City displaced by a massive fire. The Cebu Provincial Government, through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO), has donated at least 700 relief packs to the families from Sitio Paradise, Brgy. Looc who lost their homes […] The post More aid for Mandaue’s fire victims appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 29th, 2022

Gas lamp accident may have caused huge Looc fire

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The owner of the house where the massive fire in Brgy. Looc, Mandaue City allegedly started denied allegations that the incident was intentional. The fire that hit a densely populated area in Sitio Paradise late Tuesday night, November 22, 2022, and burned down at least 250 houses reportedly started at the house of […] The post Gas lamp accident may have caused huge Looc fire appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2022

A month after massive flooding, 18 families still stuck at Casuntingan gym in Mandaue

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Almost one month after the massive flooding in Mandaue City, at least 18 families are still stuck at the Barangay Casuntingan gym. It can be recalled that during the September 9 flooding, thousands of individuals from different barangays of the city were evacuated. In Barangay Casuntingan, Secretary Raul Navarro said that […] The post A month after massive flooding, 18 families still stuck at Casuntingan gym in Mandaue appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 6th, 2022

Fire Hits Brgy Guadalupe

An afternoon fire broke out in Sambag 4, Gervacio Street, Brgy. Guadalupe, Cebu City last January 19, 2023. The Cebu City Fire Department said they received the fire alarm at around 5:10 PM. The fire is under control around 5:41 PM and was declared fire out at around 5:59 PM. The fire hit a residential […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 20th, 2023

Temporary housing units for Looc fire victims almost complete

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — A few units of the temporary housing project of the Mandaue City Government for the victims of the massive fire in Sitio Paradise, Barangay Looc, are almost complete. The construction of the housing project that is located near the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) is ongoing but a few units were […] The post Temporary housing units for Looc fire victims almost complete appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2023

Looc brgy chief to 2,000 Paradise fire victims: Leave school, wait for city’s temporary housing

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The over 2,000 victims of the Sitio Paradise fire have started to leave the Ceasar Cabahug Elementary School where they were temporarily staying for nearly a month or since Nov. 27. Looc Barangay Captain Allan Siazon said that the victims of the Nov. 23 fire were given until Dec. 31 to […] The post Looc brgy chief to 2,000 Paradise fire victims: Leave school, wait for city’s temporary housing appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 26th, 2022

Cortes: Temporary shelter for fire victims will be up before 2022 ends

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes told victims of the massive fire that struck Sitio Paradise in Barangay Looc here that their temporary shelter will be ready before the year ends. Cortes announced this on Wednesday, November 30, during the distribution of the victims’ financial assistance through the Assistance for Individuals in […] The post Cortes: Temporary shelter for fire victims will be up before 2022 ends appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 30th, 2022

Barangay Looc declares state of emergency due to massive fire

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Barangay Looc in Mandaue City has declared a state of emergency after it was hit by a massive fire on Tuesday, November 22. Looc Barangay Captain Allan Siazon, on Thursday, November 24, said that emergency funds will be used to purchase goods and equipment that the fire victims would need especially […] The post Barangay Looc declares state of emergency due to massive fire appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 24th, 2022

Mandaue City to give P3K to every family affected by Sept 9 flooding

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — More than 5,000 families affected by the massive September 9 flooding in Mandaue City, will be receiving P3,000 financial assistance from the city government. A total of 5,623 families were affected by the flooding with 156 families from barangays Tingub and Canduman having already received the P3,000 financial assistance. The 156 […] The post Mandaue City to give P3K to every family affected by Sept 9 flooding appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 5th, 2022

Mandaue City placed under state of calamity

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—Mandaue City has been placed under state of calamity due to the effects of the massive flooding that happened last Friday, September 9, 2022. Members of the Mandaue City Council, during its regular session on Monday morning, September 12, approved the recommendation of the City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council to place the […] The post Mandaue City placed under state of calamity appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 12th, 2022

Fire Hits Brgy Ermita 

A fire hit Sitio Bato, Barangay Ermita in Cebu City around 3 PM today, June 6, 2022. Cebu City Fire Department declared the first alarm at 3:04 PM. The second alarm was raised at around 3:10 PM. At around 3:42 PM, the City’s fire department declared the fire under control. As of writing, the cost […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 6th, 2022

In Photos: Lapu-Lapu City gov’t sends aid to Brgy Basak fire victims

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The Lapu-Lapu City government already sent aid to individuals who were displaced by the Sunday afternoon fire that hit Sitio Caimitohan in Barangay Basak. Mayor Junard Chan said that the fire victims received pack meals, blankets, basins, and plates among others. The City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) has so […] The post In Photos: Lapu-Lapu City gov’t sends aid to Brgy Basak fire victims appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

(Updated) In Photos: Fire in Brgy Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City leaves 15 families homeless

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – At least 15 families were displaced by a fire that hit a residential area in Sitio Buki-Bukid in Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City on Tuesday morning, April 27, 2021. Nagiel Bañacia, head of the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, first reported that the fire left six families homeless while it also […] The post (Updated) In Photos: Fire in Brgy Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City leaves 15 families homeless appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 27th, 2021

CCTO to Brgy Officials: Help clear roads in your areas

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The presence of congested roads prevented Cebu City firefighters from immediately putting out a fire that broke out in Barangay Sambag 2 on Tuesday afternoon, March 16, 2021. Cebu City’s Transportation Office (CCTO) said it is always important to clear roads of obstruction to allow government vehicles to pass in case […] The post CCTO to Brgy Officials: Help clear roads in your areas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 17th, 2021

Cortes: Brgy hall, police, fire stations to be built on old CNBT compound

  MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes has already laid out plans on what to build in the old Cebu North Bus Terminal (CNBT) compound located at Barangay Subangdaku in the city. This developed after the new CNBT officially opened today, October 12, 2020, at the outdoor parking area of SM City […] The post Cortes: Brgy hall, police, fire stations to be built on old CNBT compound appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 12th, 2020

Early Warning Systems of Mandaue: Most of them already fixed, operational

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Almost all of the Early Warning Systems (EWS) of the Mandaue City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) are now operational. CDRRMO Assistant Department Head Karlo Cabahug, said that only the EWS installed in Sitio Lub-ang, Barangay Casuntingan had yet to be repaired.  Mandaue City has seven EWS installed near […] The post Early Warning Systems of Mandaue: Most of them already fixed, operational appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2023

More barangays in Mandaue claim manhole covers in their areas also stolen — official

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — More barangays in Mandaue City reported that the manhole steel covers in their areas were also stolen. Casuntingan Barangay Captain Amelia Basiga Ale on Thursday, January 26, said that they also lost five steel covers just this month. Ale said that based on some witnesses, the culprit was on board a […] The post More barangays in Mandaue claim manhole covers in their areas also stolen — official appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

Donations needed for Ibo fire victims: No worn-out clothes please

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Victims of the fire that broke out in a coastal community in Barangay Ibo in Lapu-Lapu City are in need of help. But, Nagiel Bañacia, head of the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO), is asking potential donors not to give worn-out clothing to the fire victims. “Mga tawo […] The post Donations needed for Ibo fire victims: No worn-out clothes please appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2023

Fire hits Makati building

A fire hit the PDCP Bank Centre building in Makati City yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 13th, 2023

Fire hits laundry shop in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A fire broke out in a laundry shop in Barangay Capitol Site on Thursday dawn, January 5, 2022.  Senior Fire Officer (SFO3) Wendell Villanueva, information officer of the Cebu City Fire Station, said that the laundry shop, located along the Don Mariano Cui Street, was totally burned while a neighboring establishment […] The post Fire hits laundry shop in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2023