Climaco desires no more mendicant kids in Zambo

Mayor Beng Climaco has reaffirmed her battle cry “to make our children’s future a reality today” even as she longs for the day when there will be no more children begging on the streets of Zamboanga.

“Let us make our children’s future a reality today. This has always been my battle cry, my guiding principle in formulating policies and in developing programs that are usefu [ … ]


National Museum clarifies ‘plastering’ in Fort yarn

The conservation process in Fort Pilar is correct and complies with restoration standards.

This was highlighted by National Museum Director Jeremy Barns in a press conference Thursday, October 30, to clarify the ongoing restoration and conservation work being undertaken by the National Museum at the Zamboanga National Museum in Fort Pilar, specifically on the application [ … ]


Mayor urges strict compliance of Undas EOs

Mayor Beng Climaco has reiterated her earlier call on the police and military to strictly enforce the safety and security measures as specified in her executive orders to ensure a peaceful and orderly observance of All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day on Nov. 1 & 2, respectively.

Foremost, Climaco reminded the authorities not to give in nor waive any and all rules and regul [ … ]


Climaco cites ZCPO, TFZ units for securing Fiesta Pilar events

Mayor Beng Climaco has officially expressed the city government and its constituents’ sincerest appreciation and gratitude to the officers and personnel of the police and military for securing the city during the just concluded Fiesta Pilar celebration and other related activities.

Climaco’s words of thanks were contained in Certificates of Appreciation and Special Citati [ … ]


2nd wave of info car for IDPs kicks off in Mampang TS

The second wave of information caravan for internally displaced persons (IDPs) kicked off at the Masepla, Mampang transitory site Tuesday, October 28 with the ultimate goal of meeting the information needs of people affected by the last year’s siege.

Mayor Beng Climaco personally leads engagements in a bid to thresh out issues and concerns affecting the IDPs staying in tr [ … ]


ZCPO reports accomplishments

Zamboanga’s finest continue to demonstrate their commitment to their sworn duty to uphold law and order in the city as well as protect the residents.

Joining Mayor Beng Climaco during last Monday’s press briefing at City Hall, City Director Sr. Supt. Angelito Casimiro presented the accomplishments of the Philippine National Police (PNP) operatives covering the period from [ … ]


Gov’t targets completion of 1,800 permanent houses

Despite the latest drawback in the city’s rehabilitation program, City Planning and Development Officer and rehabilitation cluster head Engr Rodrigo Sicat reiterated the city government’s intent to comply with the timeline set by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to move internally displaced persons to safer homes.

“Hopefully by the end of this year, [ … ]


Beng debunks blogger’s perception about Zambo

Mayor Beng Climaco debunked yesterday the claim of a blogger that Zamboanga City is one of top 10 dangerous places in the world that tourist should stay away even as she stressed that she always respects the freedom of the press.

“However, with that responsibility comes great responsibility of the writers, specifically the effects of the blog on us more than 900,000 Zambo [ … ]


PESO announces job opening

Here’s good news to all jobseekers!

A licensed recruitment agency licensed by Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA) is in Zamboanga to conduct pre-screening and interview qualified applicants for projects in the Middle East particularly Makka, Damman, and Riyadh in Saudi Arabia.

The pre-screening and interview will be done at the PESO at the City Social Welfare an [ … ]


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Ordinances & Proclamations

Orders for Undas:
EO 81
EO 82