Former Irisan dumpsite to be converted to an eco-park

BAGUIO CITY November 28 – The City Council approved a resolution authorizing the City Mayor to enter into a tripartite agreement with the Philippine Bamboo Foundation and other corporate partners for the conversion of a portion of the former Irisan open dumpsite to an eco-park through the planting of bamboo in the said area.

Under the proposed tripartite agreement, the foundation will be the one to implement the propagation of the bamboo verities with the cooperation of the interested barangays and plant the same in the former Irisan dumpsite for the conversion of the area into an eco-park while the corporate partners will be the ones to purchase the bamboo produce of the barangays to serve as their sources of livelihood.

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City issues anti-smoking citation ticket

BAGUIO CITY November 28 – Anti-smoking advocates in the city vowed an intensified implementation of the provisions of the city's anti-smoking ordinance following the approval of the issuance of the new citation ticket for smokers approved by the City Anti-Smoking Task Force.

Senior Superintendent Ramil L. Saculles, City Director of the Baguio city Police Office (BCPO) said aside from the expected increase in the number of individuals to be apprehended for violation of the city's anti-smoking ordinance, the timely release of the citation ticket for smokers will definitely improve the monitoring of those who are apprehended not only by the law enforcers but also the deputized members of the Smoke-Free Baguio enforcers.

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BWD defends Camp 7 deep well project

BAGUIO CITY November 28 – The Baguio Water District (BWD) stated that its deep well drilling project in barangay Camp 7 will benefit hundreds of consumers in barangays Camp 7, Loakan Proper and Bakakeng Norte/Sur once it will be completed.

Appearing before the regular session of the city Council last Monday, BWD officials claimed that the district was able to secure the required permits for the realization of the project that is geared towards increasing the water supply of the residents that stand to benefit from the project.

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240 teams sign up for 68th Fil-Am golf

BAGUIO CITY November 28 – Some two hundred forty teams from the different parts of the world signed up for the 68th edition of the Fil-Am invitational amateur golf tournament which will be held at the Baguio Country Club and Camp John Hay fairways on December 2-16, 2017.

Tim Allen, manager of the Camp John Hay Golf Club and co-chairman of the Fil-Am Golf Executive Committee, said 40 percent of the participating teams come from different parts of the Asia-Pacific region while the rest of the teams come from different parts of the country that add up to the excitement of the 18-day competition.

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EMB-CAR bullish on carless day implementation in BLISTT

BAGUIO CITY November 29 – The Cordillera office of the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB-CAR wants local government units in the Baguio-La Trinidad-Itogon-Sablan-Tuba-Tublay (BLISTT) to implement a careless day in their areas of jurisdiction at least once a month to help in snowballing efforts to clean the air that people breath.

EMB-CAR regional director Reynaldo S. Digamo said that the agency has recommended to the Baguio City council the enactment of an ordinance for the implementation of a carless day in the designated streets around the city for at least once a month or 12 days a year for the realization of the benefits of helping clean the city's air from pollutants emanating from motor vehicles.

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STATEMENT IN REPLY TO THE PUBLISHED OPEN LETTER OF BCDA PRESIDENT and CEO ARNEL PACIANO D. CASANOVA

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