DENR issues stern warning versus erring miners

BAGUIO CITY February 14 – Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu issued a stern warning against erring large and small-scale miners around the country that the agency will be unrelenting and uncompromising in its efforts to curb the proliferation of illegal mining nationwide.

Secretary Cimatu sent the clear message to miners that 'no one is above the law' during the launching of the inter-agency National Task Force Mining Challenge (NTFMC) held recently at the DENR-CAR training center here.

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Fil-chinese community awards seven contributors

BAGUIO CITY - The Filipino-Chinese Community awarded seven individuals who made significant contributions to the causes and aspirations of the associations and of the City of Baguio as a whole during the Spring Festival Dinner Awards Night held last Saturday (Feb. 17) at the Hotel Supreme.

Feted were Councilor Elaine Sembrano for government service, former mayor Braulio Yaranon (government service, posthumous), City Environment and Parks Management Officer Cordelia Lacsamana for public service (environment), City Police Director Ramil Saculles for peace and order and security, Jolly Rillera for business, Victor Tiong for medical service and The President Ong Chay Huat Educational Scholarship for education.

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BC to donate 24 hectares for Baguio's waste disposal facility

BAGUIO CITY February 15 – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan announced that Benguet Corporation (BC) will be donating to the local government more than 24 hectares of its Antamok open pit site in Itogon, Benguet which could be used for the establishment of the city's proposed integrated solid waste disposal facility that will serve as the permanent solution to the current garbage disposal issues and concerns.

Domogan met with BC officials Wednesday at the Baguio Country Club to discuss how the concerned parties will work out the finalization of the deed of usufruct allowing the local government to use the property for its proposed integrated solid waste disposal facility that will include a centralized materials recovery facility (MRF), an engineered sanitary landfill, an anaerobic digester, a health and medical waste treatment plant, a special waste treatment plant and the two Environmental Recycling System (ERS) machines.

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Smoke-Free Task Force conducts inspection of cbd establishments

BAGUIO CITY – Members of the Smoke-Free Baguio Task Force conducted inspections last Tuesday and Thursday at the Summer Capital's central business distict (CBD)to monitor the extent of compliance to Ordinance No. 34 series of 2017 or Smoke-Free Baguio ordinance authored by councilor Joel Alangsab.

Separate teams assigned to various parts of the CBD were led by police chief Ramil Saculles, city administrator Carlos Canilao, personnel head Augustin Laban, health officer Rowena Galpo, licensing chief Allan Abayao, public order and safety head Policarpio Cambod and environment and parks management officer Cordelia Lacsamana in the two-day simultaneous inspections.

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Octogenarian former councilor padilla lauded for sustaining worthwhile projects

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Mauricio Domogan lauded former city councilor Narciso Padilla for sustaining meaningful projects meant to give joy and to honor deserving individuals despite his old age.

"We are thankful that we have the likes of Manong Nars who continues with this program of recognizing people with extraordinary performance even in his old age," enthused Mayor Mauricio Domogan during the National Correspondents Club of Baguio- Kafagway International Sports Luminary Award (KISLA) program held Feb. 10 set at the Silungan Center of the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) .

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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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