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Manila City - In a proactive move to ensure the safety and orderliness of one of Manila's bustling commercial hubs, the City Government of Manila, led by Mayor Honey Lacuna-Pangan, recently held a meeting with over 500 market vendors and stall owners in Divisoria.

The meeting featured key department heads, including officials from the City Treasurer's Office, Bureau of Permits, Department of Public Services, Manila Traffic and Parking Bureau, Department of Engineering and Public Works, and the Department of Tourism and Public Works. Also present were barangay chairpersons overseeing Divisoria, under the leadership of Manila Barangay Bureau Director Diosdado Santiago. Local police and station officers in the area also attended.

During the gathering, authorized officials were introduced, highlighting their roles in coordinating and collecting taxes. This demonstration of transparency aimed to enhance understanding and cooperation between the local government and the vibrant community of vendors.


Mayor Lacuna-Pangan emphasized the city's unwavering support for the vendors and their customers, emphasizing the importance of their safety and well-being. The city government, under her leadership, remains committed to creating an environment where both vendors and shoppers feel secure.

In her address, the Mayor called upon everyone's cooperation in maintaining discipline and cleanliness in the area. Keeping Divisoria clean and orderly is a shared responsibility among the local government, vendors, and the shopping public.

This meeting serves as a testament to the City of Manila's dedication to the safety and welfare of its residents and visitors. By fostering an open dialogue with the community, the city aims to reinforce safety measures and promote a conducive environment for business and commerce in Divisoria.

As Manila continues to grow and evolve, the city government's proactive approach underscores its commitment to enhancing the quality of life and experiences of its citizens and visitors alike.


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