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Mandatory helmets for e-bikers and e-scooter users pushed in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council is reviewing an ordinance that would make it mandatory for electronic bikers and electronic scooter users to wear helmets when traversing the streets. Councilor Jerry Guardo, the proponent of the ordinance, said the increasing number of incidents involving e-bikes and e-scooters on the street had “compromised” public […] The post Mandatory helmets for e-bikers and e-scooter users pushed in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerOct 17th, 2020

Lifting of e-scooter ban, suspension of provision in Ordinance 801 sought

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sugbo Skooteros, the community of electronic scooter users in Cebu City, has met with the Bike Lane Adhoc Committee and the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) today, October 1, 2020, to jumpstart the discussions on the regulation of this modern mode of transportation. According to Lawyer Gerry Carillo, chairperson of […] The post Lifting of e-scooter ban, suspension of provision in Ordinance 801 sought appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 1st, 2020

Open-space park being pushed for SRP

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council is urging Mayor Edgardo Labella to allocate at least 10 hectares of the South Road Properties (SRP) for open spaces and parks. Councilor Joel Garganera authored a resolution that was passed by the council to urge the mayor and the SRP management to identify a space at […] The post Open-space park being pushed for SRP appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Heroes stun Specialists, extend semis series to winner-take-all

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The ARQ Builders Lapu-Lapu City Heroes kept their season alive by stunning the KCS Computer Specialists Mandaue City, 67-52, of the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup’s semifinals on Tuesday evening, May 4, 2021, at the Alcantara Civic Center in Alcantara town, southwest Cebu. Their victory pushed the Heroes vs Specialists semis […] The post Heroes stun Specialists, extend semis series to winner-take-all appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

De-Labor-y Day for delivery riders in Cebu

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— As the famous line goes, not all heroes wear capes, a group of people in Cebu recognized our modern-day heroes in celebration of Labor Day. They may not have capes on their back, but as they start and put on their helmets, you know a hero is on the way. Food […] The post De-Labor-y Day for delivery riders in Cebu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

Barangay Guadalupe lifts stay-at-home Sundays order

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Barangay Guadalupe in Cebu City will now allow residents to go out on Sundays and visit the establishments here, after more than three months of mandatory stay-at-home due to rising cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The barangay council has issued a resolution last April 5, 2021, that the stay-at-home order […] The post Barangay Guadalupe lifts stay-at-home Sundays order appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 17th, 2021

Cebu, national leaders bid goodbye to Addy Sitoy

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebuano political leaders paid tribute to former Cordova mayor and Presidential Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) Secretary, Adelino “Addy” Sitoy, who died at the age of 85 on April 15, 2021. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said that he lamented Sitoy’s passing because Sitoy had pushed for the third bridge that was […] The post Cebu, national leaders bid goodbye to Addy Sitoy appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2021

Aquastars crush Warriors for third straight win in VisMin Super Cup hoops

CEBU CITY Philippines — The Talisay City Aquastars have just installed themselves the overwhelming title favorites after routing the Dumaguete City Warriors, 92-72, on Wednesday night, and scoring their third straight lopsided win in the ongoing 2021 Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup at the Alcantara Civic Center in Alcantara town, southwestern Cebu. The win pushed […] The post Aquastars crush Warriors for third straight win in VisMin Super Cup hoops appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 14th, 2021

Defined duration of infrastructure contracts, MOAs in Cebu City pushed

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Nestor Archival, the minority floor leader of the City Council, is pushing for the stipulation of project durations for city projects that involve contracts and Memoranda of Agreement (MOAs). In a proposed ordinance, Archival said that there have been multiple infrastructure projects in the city that have been […] The post Defined duration of infrastructure contracts, MOAs in Cebu City pushed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021

Bikers asked to give way to jeepneys in stops during peak hours in Cebu City

A resolution has been filed in the Cebu City Council for a sharing scheme among bikers and utility jeepneys on the city’s bike lanes during peak hours.  CDN Digital photo | Brian J. Ochoa CEBU CITY, Philippines — The implementation of the bike lanes in Cebu City has brought new problems to the roads where […] The post Bikers asked to give way to jeepneys in stops during peak hours in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021

Cebu province repeals mandatory quarantine for Filipino passengers from abroad

  CEBU CITY, Philippines – Repatriated Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and returning non-OFWs bound for Cebu province will no longer have to undergo mandatory quarantine unless they are confirmed to be infected with COVID-19.   Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on March 30, 2021 issued Executive Order (EO) No. 17 that sets new guidelines and protocols for […] The post Cebu province repeals mandatory quarantine for Filipino passengers from abroad appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

Ahong extends face shield policy to another week

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Government has extended to another week the implementation of the mandatory wearing of a face shield for Oponganons who will go out of their residences. The said policy was supposed to be implemented today, March 18, 2021. According to Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan the one-week extension […] The post Ahong extends face shield policy to another week appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 18th, 2021

Cebu COSAP to strengthen rehabilitation of drug users and pushers

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There remains a lot to be done to address the drug problem in Cebu City. This was the statement of Mayor Edgardo Labella after the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) revealed that all barangays in the city are in some way or another, infected with illegal drugs. Read […] The post Cebu COSAP to strengthen rehabilitation of drug users and pushers appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

Mandatory wearing of face shields in Lapu-Lapu only in selected areas 

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The mandatory wearing of face shields here will be implemented only in selected areas such as in malls and public transportation. This was divulged by Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan on Monday, March 15, 2021, just days before the implementation of this policy is set. “Because there are some who find it […] The post Mandatory wearing of face shields in Lapu-Lapu only in selected areas  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2021

Ahong moves implementation of face shield policy to March 18

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has moved the start of the implementation of the mandatory wearing of face shields in the city to March 18, 2021. In his public address on his Facebook page, Chan said that in his meeting with the Philippine National Police (PNP), Barangay Captains, Barangay Mayor’s Office […] The post Ahong moves implementation of face shield policy to March 18 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 10th, 2021

Bike lanes in 24 roads completed in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City has completed bike lanes on 24 roads that are now passable for city bikers This after almost a year since Mayor Edgardo Labella has promised to open bike lanes for those who have chosen to ride bikes due to the lack of public transportation during the Enhanced Community Quarantine […] The post Bike lanes in 24 roads completed in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Expect 100 more jeepneys to run in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City should expect an additional 100 more jeepneys running the currently approved routes with more jeepney drivers set to complete their qualifications for the Balik Pasada Program. The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) will be conducting a mandatory seminar for at least 100 driver applicants, who already tested negative for […] The post Expect 100 more jeepneys to run in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

The story behind the ‘Runaway Bride’ at the TCH

Cebu City, Philippines–Some people hate being single, especially when Valentine’s Day approaches. But not James Keven Gallardo, a 21-year-old cosplayer who’s been single for almost three years now. Gallardo made waves in social media when he dressed himself up as a “runaway bride” while riding his RUSI RFI175cc scooter along the vicinity of the Red […] The post The story behind the ‘Runaway Bride’ at the TCH appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Lapu-Lapu City mayor slams rapper over hit song

BY CALVIN CORDOVA CEBU CITY – Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has pushed for the declaration of a rapper as persona non-grata over a controversial lyrics of the artist’s hit song. In a press briefing Monday, Chan said he will ask the City Council to declare EZ Mil as persona non grata over the […].....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2021

Uniform rules on accepting domestic passengers pushed

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corporation (GMCAC) is encouraging local government units (LGUs) in Cebu to have uniform guidelines on accepting domestic passengers. According to Aines Librodo, GMCAC head for airline marketing, said that this was to avoid confusion and discouragement of domestic passengers, especially tourists. She said that the different guidelines […] The post Uniform rules on accepting domestic passengers pushed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2021

‘Special Non-Working Holiday’ in Cebu City for Quincentenary pushed

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A resolution asking the Malacañang to declare April 14, 2021, a ‘Special Non-Working Holiday’ is now being pushed before the Cebu City Council. Councilor Joel Garganera, in a press interview on Thursday, January 14, 2021, announced that he has filed a resolution, urging the President of the Philippines to have April […] The post ‘Special Non-Working Holiday’ in Cebu City for Quincentenary pushed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021