Mayor expects smooth legislative proceedings

Now that the sectoral representation issue in the City Council has been resolved, Mayor Beng Climaco yesterday expressed optimism that the local legislative body will have smooth proceedings for the good and welfare of the city.

This developed after the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 12 Judge Gregorio dela Peña III issued an order, paving the way for Tungko Hanapi to o [ … ]


Beng wants aggressive campaign vs smuggling

City Mayor Beng Climaco has called on the Bureau of Customs to step up and be aggressive in their campaign against smuggling.

During her Monday press briefing, August 22, Climaco lamented that the Bureau of Customs is not being aggressive in performing its primary mandate even as the local government, the security forces, and the barangays have been relentless in the figh [ … ]


PCSO turns over P4.1M city’s share in lotto sales

Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) manager Raul Regondola on Monday handed over to Mayor Beng Climaco the city government’s share in the sweepstakes and lotto sales in the amount of PP4.157 million.

The amount represents the city’s share from PCSO gross sales for the period July to December 2016. The January to June 2016 share is expected to be released by next [ … ]


Beng presides 2017 budget hearings

Mayor Beng Climaco together with the City Finance Committee on Wednesday kicked off marathon technical hearings in preparation for the finalization of the 2017 budget and its eventual submission to the City Council for approval.

The budget hearings set at the City Hall conference room expected to last for a week or two covering all the concerned departments and offices.

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CHO urges early action versus dengue

The City Health Office (CHO) is urging barangay leaders to take early action to prevent further dengue cases in the City.

“This is an appeal to all barangay officials to work closely with the City Health Office…to come up with your own clean up drives in your barangays,” City Health Officer Dr. Rodelin Agbulos told local media on Monday, August 15.

According to Agbulos, [ … ]


Zambo rejects DOJ’s plea bargaining offer

Zamboanga City, represented by Mayor Beng Climaco together with Vice Mayor Cesar Iturralde and members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod, will continue to oppose and reject any plea bargaining agreement that may be entered into by the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) panel of prosecutors and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) leaders and members, who treacherously attacked [ … ]


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The City’s Technical Working Group of the Master Plan Review Team organized through EO 69-2014, is currently undertaking a technical review of the Draft Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP)-Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) and the proposed Zoning Ordinance of Zamboanga City.The technical review led by Mayor Beng Climaco is slated from August 17-19 at the Garden Orchid Hotel. JOEY BAUTISTA