Articles worth reading
Manila Water

East zone's water delivery declined 2% in first half

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

The volume of water delivered by Manila Water Company to customers in the east zone concession area declined by 2 percent in the first six months because of the water supply shortage caused by the mild El Niño dry spell. “Billed volume ...

QCPD

QCPD recognized as best police district in Metro Manila

account_balanceQuezon City access_time4 days ago

The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) was recognized as this year’s best police district in Metro Manila. The award was presented during the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) Police Service Anniversary celebration at Camp Bagong D...

Parañaque City Hall speeds up transactions

account_balanceParañaque access_time4 days ago

Applying for business and work permits at Parañaque City Hall has become faster following the launch of the second phase of Project Express Lane Operation (ELO). Project ELO 2.0 also makes the city government the first locally to fully comply...

Quezon City articles

Belmonte: vows to sustain QC clearing ops beyond 60 days

chrome_reader_modeAugust 17, 2019 loyalty

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte assured that the city-wide clearing of obstructions and illegal structures will be sustained after the 60-day period given by President Rodrigo Duterte. Speaking to reporters before the demolition of the Damayang Lagi barangay hall, Mayor Belmonte said that the city i...

Belmonte meets with QC Pride Council

chrome_reader_modeAugust 16, 2019 loyalty

Mayor Joy Belmonte met with the Quezon City Pride Council (QCPC) on August 16 to ensure that the Gender Fair Ordinance is properly implemented. “Pangunahing inisyatiba ng local na gobyerno na namamahala sa pagbuo ng mga programa para sa mga miyembro ng LGBTQ upang ganap na maipatupad ang...

QC demolishes barangay hall

chrome_reader_modeAugust 16, 2019 loyalty

Various national government agencies and the local government of Quezon City led the demolition of a barangay hall which has been encroaching on a part of a sidewalk. Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) ...

QC councilor asks DOTr to explain shelving of BRT projects

chrome_reader_modeAugust 16, 2019 loyalty

A Quezon City councilor asked the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to explain why it shelved the Manila Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) projects. Quezon City Councilor Winston “Winnie” Castelo has questioned the department for failing to implement the projects despite being allocated with fu...

QC school heads, barangay captains allowed to suspend classes

chrome_reader_modeAugust 15, 2019 loyalty

School heads and barangay chairpersons in Quezon City are now allowed to suspend classes in their respective jurisdictions if they believe that public safety will be compromised in vasr of inclement weather. This was explained to the representatives of Quezon City’s School Disaster Risk ...

QC declogs canals amid fair weather

chrome_reader_modeAugust 15, 2019 loyalty

The Quezon City Engineering Department (QCED) is taking advantage of the monsoon break by declogging the drainage systems in the city’s public markets as flood mitigation measures. QCED Road Maintenance Division chief Engr. Manny Quintos said the city had started its regular unclogging of lin...

Belmonte to meet with LGBT community in QC

chrome_reader_modeAugust 15, 2019 loyalty

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte will meet on August 16 with the members of the Quezon City Pride Council (QCPC) to ensure that the Gender Fair Ordinance is properly implemented in the city. Belmonte said she will discuss programs that will strengthen the LGBTQIA (lesbians, gays, bisexual, transgende...

Scholars encouraged to imbibe values of veterans

chrome_reader_modeAugust 15, 2019 loyalty

The Philippine Veterans Affairs honored its Educational Benefit scholars during the 2019 EB Recognition Day held at Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City last week of July. During the event, 31 graduates were recognized and 20 new student wards were awarded with scholarship grants. Also awarded were 24 board...

Quezon City Mayor vows to defend LGBT rights

chrome_reader_modeAugust 14, 2019 loyalty

Nakatutok ako sa kaso ni Gretchen Custodio Diez, isang transwoman, na umano’y sapilitang pinalabas sa isang comfort room para sa mga babae ng Farmers Plaza at dinala sa QC Police District 7. We condemn this kind of discrimination towards members of the LGBT community. Ang Quezon City ay ang u...

Belmonte questions private firm for collecting fees from QC vendors

chrome_reader_modeAugust 14, 2019 loyalty

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte asked a private company to explain the daily collection of fees from market vendors under the Luzon Avenue flyover. Belmonte, during an inspection on Monday, met with the vendors, who said they have been paying between P80 to P150 daily to a private company that only ...