ZCWD implements water rationing

With water at the intake dam at full utilization, the Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) will be rationing the water supply of the City.

Engr. Teotimo Reyes, Jr., head of water production, disclosed Monday, March 2, that ZCWD will be implementing a water rationing schedule to ensure that all consumers will have access to water for at least 10-12 hours a day.

Reyes said [ … ]


Kiddies’ Chess Championship held

Days after the main commemoration of the city’s 78th charter anniversary, the celebration still continues as the city government and its partners hold various activities.

A total of sixty-eight (68) participants, seven of whom came from other parts of the peninsula and one from Pasay City, vied for top honors at the two-day Juego na Dia de Zamboanga Open and Kiddies Chess [ … ]


Z3R houses on stilts turned over in Taluksangay

One hundred families displaced by the September 2013 siege have finally transferred to their permanent houses on stilts in barangay Taluksangay last Thursday in time for the Dia de Zamboanga celebration.

Mayor Beng Climaco and District II Congresswoman Lilia Nuno led in accepting the houses from National Housing Authority (NHA) District Manager Al Indanan and later turned [ … ]


‘Dia’ Jobs Fair registers 600 applicants

The 2015 Dia de Zamboanga Jobs Fair, organized by the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) under the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) held February 26 registered some 600 applicants with 422 qualified for various positions pending examinations and tests.

Of the total number, 45 were hired on the spot during the fair that was participated by 18 local r [ … ]


Jaldon intersection gets upgraded traffic lights

The third set of upgraded traffic lights was unveiled yesterday morning, February 27, as part of the continuing efforts of the City Government to modernize its traffic facilities.

City Mayor Beng Climaco spearheaded the switch-on ceremonies of the newly-installed traffic lights at the Mayor Jaldon intersection together with General Services Office (GSO) Head Engr. Rene De [ … ]


Climaco seeks guidance on BoC, NFA import rules

In a bid to strengthen the local government’s efforts against smuggling activities in the city, Mayor Beng Climaco has sought guidance of the Bureau of Customs (BoC) and the National Food Authority (NFA) on their respective policies covering the importation of goods and agricultural products from other countries.

Mayor Climaco informed the senate inquiry on the reported r [ … ]


Zambo marks 78th Charter anniv

Zamboanga residents celebrated a triumphant milestone marking the day when the first set of appointed officials of the city were formally installed into office 78 years ago.

Spanish Ambassador Luis Antonio Calvo served as the City’s honoured guest in the commemorative program which was preceded by a grand civic military parade from Ledesma Street to Paseo del Mar.

Ambass [ … ]


WMSU retains Cheerdance Champ title

The Western Mindanao State University’s Hawks Pep Squad for years now remains undefeated in the annual Cheerdance Competition of the city government as it successfully defended its championship title during the showdown Tuesday afternoon at the Mayor Vitaliano Coliseum in Tetuan, this city.

The WMSU hawks squad went home richer by P50,000 cash for the first prize followed [ … ]


City Hall bares winners of Local Achievers 2015

The city government has announced the Local Achievers 2015 awardees, who were honored during the awards nights at Centro Latino Wednesday, one of the highlights of the 78th Dia de Zamboanga celebration.

Mayor Beng Climaco bestowed the prestigious awards to the winners and thanked them including the nominees for their individual and corporate contributions to the developme [ … ]


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Mayor Beng Climaco with DOT9 Director Maryjune Bugante, and officials from the ZCSMT officials Wild Bird Club of the Philippines lead the opening of the Local Bird Festival at the ZCSMT wetland.

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