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QC one of the best governed city in the country this year — DILG

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista receives the Seal of Good Local Governance award from Department of Interior and Local Government Undersecretary for Operation Epimaco Densing III during an awarding ceremony early this month at the Manila Hotel. The DILG conducts a yearly national validation of local government units on integrity and good performance through continuing […]

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QC Mayor Herbert Bautista orders the inspection of all buildings in the city 30 years or old

WITH the coming “Big One” in mind, Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista has recently signed an ordinance directing the city’s Engineering Department, Department of Building Official and Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (QCDRRMO) to conduct a structural integrity audit on all buildings in the city. The structural audit in all buildings, private and […]

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Quezon City names outstanding teachers in public elementary and high schools

THE Quezon City government under the administration of Mayor Herbert Bautista names 17 outstanding teachers from the public elementary and high schools of its 6th district as it celebrates the National Teachers Month. The award, which is an acknowledgment of their superior performance, passion and dedication, was given by 6th district Councilor Marivic Co-Pilar during […]

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Pawnshops in QC to install motion sensor alarms

IN VIEW of the rising incidents of break-ins and robberies in the metropolis, Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista has signed an ordinance requiring the installation of motion sensor alarms in all pawnshops in the city. City Ordinance 2721-2018, introduced by Councilor Jose Mario Don S. de Leon, states that the installation of motion sensor alarms, […]

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QC creates committee on gender-based violence

IN order to better serve and provide a more comprehensive service to the victims or survivors of gender-based violence and abuse, Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista has signed an ordinance reinforcing the organizational structure of the city’s Protection Center. City Ordinance 2701-2018, introduced by Councilors Irene Belmonte, Lena Marie Juico, Julienne Alyson Rae Medalla, […]

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QC Mayor Herbert Bautista commends local Disaster Council for Ompong readiness

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista on Sunday has commended the city’s Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council for its proactive approach in preparing the city for super typhoon Ompong which led to zero casualty. “I congratulate you for all your efforts in helping make our city resilient. Our early warning, preemptive evacuation and pre-positioning of […]

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Boy Scouts to benefit from one peso adjustment in cinema admission fees in QC

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK A PROPOSED ordinance supporting the local council of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines was recently signed into law by Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista. QC Councilor Elizabeth Delarmente’s Ordinance No. 2725-2018, which mandates a one peso increase in the admission prices in all QC cinemas for the month of […]

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Bagong Quezon City Jail itatayo sa Payatas

Ni Santiago Celario PINANGUNAHAN nitong Huwebes ni Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista at mga opisyal ng Bureau of Jail Management and Penology ang groundbreaking ng itatayong Quezon City Jail. Ayon kay QCJ Warden Superintendent Ermilito Moral, layunin ng pagtatayo ng bagong city jail na maiwasan ang patuloy na pagsisikip sa kasalukuyang QCJ sa Edsa-Kamuning. Ang […]

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QC approves budget for free pneumococcal vaccine

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista recently signed an ordinance approving budget allocation for free pneumococcal vaccination to all registered Senior Citizens of the city. City Ordinance 2699, S-2018, introduced by Councilor Rogelio “Roger” P. Juan, has amended Ordinance 2381-2015. It provides for free pneumococcal vaccination to all registered senior citizens which will be administered by […]

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Take good care of rescue equipment, QC Mayor Bautista to barangay chiefs

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista has called on barangay officials to take good care of the equipment issued by the city government, especially those being used in rescue operations. This after QC Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office officer-in-charge Edward Castillo Jr. observed following a series of inspections that a number of rescue boats given to […]

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QC to acquire more rescue boats

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista has ordered the purchase of more rescue boats following the recent heavy torrential rains that caused massive flooding not only in the city but the entire Metro Manila. Bautista, in a directive to the local city Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, said it needs to buy more rescue boats […]

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QC is country’s Overall Most Competitive City

FOR the third consecutive time, Quezon City, under the leadership of Mayor Herbert Bautista, was named the country’s Overall Most Competitive City in the highly urbanized category of the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index 2018. The award was given during the 6th Competitiveness Summit at the Philippine International Convention Center Thursday. Aside from overall competitiveness, […]

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QC magdedevelop ng mga soccer players

Ni Santiago Celario BIBIGYANG halaga at pasisiglahin ng Quezon City government sa pamumuno ni Mayor Herbert Bautista ang pamoso sa buong daigdig na larong soccer para mahalina ang kabataan sa paligsahang ito at maipakita sa mundo ang kanilang galing sa naturang isports. Ayon kay QC Vice Mayor Josefina “Joy” Belmonte-Alimurong, matagal na panahon na hindi […]

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QC gov’t approves ordinance providing free anti-rabies immunization to residents

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista has recently signed an ordinance providing free and complete doses of anti-rabies immunization to city residents into law. Bautista, in a statement, noted that City Ordinance 2682-2018, introduced by Councilor Diorella Maria Sotto, is in compliance with the National Rabies, Prevention, and Control Program under Section 7 of Republic Act […]

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QC to help the military expand

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Armed Forces of the Philippines to provide a base of expansion for the military when the necessity arises. According to Brig. Gen. Alan Arrojado, AFP commander of Joint Task Force – NCR, said that the agreement is […]