P11M projects unveiled in Sacol Island

Firm in its commitment to bring government services to the people wherever they may be, the City Government over the weekend unveiled P11 million worth of infrastructure projects as well as delivered medical services and other programs folks in the island barangays.

The projects unveiled and turned over included the P6.4 million road concreting project from Landang Gua to [ … ]


Agbulos enjoins TB Fun Run participation

The Zamboanga Hermosa Tuberculosis Council, a multi-sectoral group tasked to undertake strategies and approaches to control and prevent the spread of TB is now finalizing preparations for the conduct of the TB Fun Run on August 31 that will culminate the city’s observance of Lung Month.

Held in partnership with the Rotary Club of Zamboanga, the annual TB Fun Run is aimed [ … ]


Beng dialogues with siege-affected barangays

Mayor Beng Climaco on Saturday initiated a series of dialogues with concerned officials and residents of 6 barangays severely affected by the 2013 siege as a way of healing the wounds of the past and looking forward to build back better communities.

Held at the City Hall conference room, the half-day activity formed part of the psychosocial interventions that the governme [ … ]


TB Fun Run set August 31

A fun run to increase public awareness about tuberculosis will be capping the Lung Month celebration on Sunday, August 31.

Spearheaded by the Hermosa TB Council, a multi-sectoral group tasked to look into measures on how to prevent and control the spread of tuberculosis in the City, the TB Fun Run will begin at the Paseo del Mar and end at the City Coliseum, where a small [ … ]


Dia de Alcalde serves 300 in Sacol

Some 300 residents of Landang Gua availed of free medical and dental services during the Dia de Alcalde program spearheaded by Mayor Beng Climaco Friday, August 22.

Intended to bring the government closer to the people, the Dia de Alcalde brought along contingents from the City Health Office, City Veterinarian Office, City Agriculturist Office as well as the medical and p [ … ]


CMC, SP convened on security situation

Mayor Beng Climaco Thursday, August 21, convened the Crisis Management Committee and the members of the City Council to tackle prevailing security situation amidst the latest abduction incident in Labuan and the proliferation of scare text messages.

The meeting held on an executive session focused on the anti-crime and peace-keeping efforts as well as recommendations of t [ … ]


Beng lauds humanitarian heroes

Mayor Beng Climaco Tuesday, August 19, lauded everyday heroes who go out of their way to help bring transformation in the lives of others as she joined humanitarian partners and other stakeholders in the observance of World Humanitarian Day.

Climaco extolled organizations and individuals who serve humanity from the depths of their heart without need for limelight.

“They [ … ]


More partners support Buggoc Challenge

The Buggoc Challenge, the housing initiative of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the local government, continues to garner support from various organizations.

This after members of the Rotary Club – North yesterday turned over a total of P370,000 to Mayor Beng Climaco in aid of the project to build temporary shelters for the Sama de Laut in Buggoc, K [ … ]


NYC launches 12th TAYO search

The National Youth Commission (NYC) has formally launched and is now accepting entries from youth groups, organizations, clubs and societies for the Search for Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO) Awards.

Now on its 12th year, the TAYO Awards seeks to recognize outstanding youth organizations, and their valuable contribution to nation building. The annual search is [ … ]


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State of the City Report 2014

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