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QC urges SC to designate a special court to handle local law offenses

QC urges SC to designate a special court to handle local law offenses

TO deliver speedy disposition of local cases and help declog municipal and regional trial courts, the Quezon City Council passed a resolution urging the Supreme Court to designate a special court in all cities and municipalities to handle cases of violation of local ordinances. City Resolution 7601-2018, introduced by Councilors Gian Carlo G. Sotto and Godofredo Liban II, states that […]

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

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 governance reform and sustained local […]

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Houseboy na pumatay sa kanyang amo…huli sa QC

Ni Santiago Celario DINAKIP ng pulisya nitong araw ng Linggo sa Quezon City ang isang houseboy na umano ay pumatay sa kanyang amo ng sampung taon. Sinabi ni Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Director Police Chief Superintendent Joselito T Esquivel Jr. na inaresto si Donato “Bong” Dollente matapos nitong aminin na siya ang pumatay sa 55 taong gulang na si […]

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QC to use only lead-safe paints

THE Quezon City government on Monday said it will only use lead free paints in all its projects as it continues to promote a healthy and safe environment. This after its mayor, Herbert Bautista, signed an ordinance requiring the only use of lead safe paints in the construction, maintenance and renovation of the city’s projects and activities. City Ordinance 2739-2018, […]

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QC joins Global Handwashing Day

QC joins Global Handwashing Day

THE Quezon City Health Department has conducted drills to teach more children the importance of proper hand-washing. Grades five and six pupils as well as their teachers participated in the drills at Lagro Elementary School last Tuesday. “Taunang ginagawa ito para ipaalam sa mga kabataan at mga magulang ang kahalagahan ng hand-washing upang maiwasan ang mga sakit, impeksyon at magkaroon […]

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Quezon City introduces Queen of QC 2018 candidates

Quezon City introduces Queen of QC 2018 candidates

THE Quezon City Government on Tuesday introduced to the press the candidates for the 2018 Queen of Quezon City pageant. The candidates – Erwina Tirambulo, Redj Daria Espinosa, Ehm-jay Buena Tuazon, Terresa Caranzo, Samantha Garcia, Louise Manalo, Avah Torres Pineda, Angel Artita, Shine Rodriguez, Jhade Ellorin Soberano, Naomi Fontanos, Denine Palacio, Keith Legara, Casey Banes Paculan, Scarlet Alcaraz, Yanyan Idalia, […]

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QC requires higher specs for CCTVs in establishments

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista signed into law an ordinance mandating the use of higher definition cameras for closed circuit television systems in business establishments throughout the city to aid the city in its peace and order drive and help the police in their crime investigations. City Ordinance 2695-2018, introduced by Councilors Anthony Peter D. Crisologo and Ranulfo Z. Ludovica, […]

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Quezon City names outstanding teachers in public elementary and high schools

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 Monday’s flag-raising ceremony. “Katuwang natin […]

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X-mas bonus para sa mga empleyado ng QC ipinanukala

X-mas bonus para sa mga empleyado ng QC ipinanukala

Ni Santiago Celario ISANG resolution ang inihain sa Quezon City Council na naglalayong bigyan ng 14th month pay o Christmas bonus ang lahat ng empleyado at opisyal ng Quezon City government. Sa dalawang pahinang resolution na ipinanukala nina Councilors Allan Butch T. Francisco, Godofredo T. Liban ll, Eric Rey Z. Medina at Hero Clarence M. Baustista, hinihiling ng mga ito […]

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‘Oplan Doghang’*

‘Oplan Doghang’*

OFFICIALS of Barangay Capri in Novaliches, Quezon City launched recently an animal control campaign they tagged “Oplan Doghang”. An online video showed them trapping and capturing stray dogs on the street. The campaign was quite understandable. People were alarmed by the rising number of dog bite incidents in their community. Officials took action they deemed necessary to protect the residents, […]

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QC shuts down 56 ‘illegal’ junkshops

IN A bid to further the environment, the Quezon City Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department and the Business Permits and Licensing Department has ordered the closure of 56 junk shops illegally operating near near the closed Payatas landfills in Barangays Payatas and Commonwealth. The EPWMD issued the closure order after a series of dialogues with the affected parties and […]

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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, in addition to the existing […]

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Apat patay sa barilan sa QC

Apat patay sa barilan sa QC

Ni Santiago Celario PATAY ang apat na lalaki, kabilang ang isang tiktik na sibilyan, sa magkahiwalay na insidente nang pakikipagbarilan ng mga pulis laban sa mga hinihinalang holdaper at tulak ng bawal na gamot nitong Martes ng madaling araw sa Quezon City. Kinilala ni Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Director, Police Chief Superintendent Joselito T Esquivel Jr., ang isa sa […]

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

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 October, aims to support the […]

City employees and residents participating in the program. Photo by the QC PAISO

QC Environment Protection Department launches Waste Market program

THE Quezon City Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department recently launched a new recycling campaign to combat the use of single-use plastics at the city hall compound. Dubbed as Waste Market Program, the campaign is part of EPWMD’s thrust in promoting proper solid waste management in Quezon City. Under the program, city hall employees and nearby residents can trade a […]

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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 the Quezon City Health Department […]

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QC People’s Law Enforcement Board urges public to report erring cops

QC People’s Law Enforcement Board urges public to report erring cops

THE Quezon City People’s Law Enforcement Board on Thursday appealed to city residents to file complaints against abusive policemen in a bid to further improve the peace and order situation in the city. The QC PLEB aired its appeal during a seminar held at its conference room. Created through Section 43 of Republic Act 6975, PLEB works hand in hand […]

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Pulis patay sa ambus sa QC

Pulis patay sa ambus sa QC

ISANG miyembro ng Philippine National Police ang pinatay nang isang hindi pa nakikilalang mamamatay tao nitong Martes ng hapon sa Quezon City. Kinilala ang biktima na si Police Officer 3 Nepthalie Buensuceso, 35, operatiba ng PNP-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) at naninirahan sa Caloocan City. Siya ay agad na namatay matapos magtamo ng maraming tama ng bala mula sa […]

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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 barangays are no longer mission […]

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Punong tanggapan ng Land Transportation Office sa QC tinangkang looban

Punong tanggapan ng Land Transportation Office sa QC tinangkang looban

Ni Santiago Celario TINANGKANG pagnakawan ng mga hindi pa nakikilalang kawatan ang tanggapang sentral ng Land Transportation Office sa Quezon City nitong nagdaang katapusan ng linggo o weekend. Ayon sa ulat ng Quezon City Police District Public Information Office nadiskubre ang panloloob sa tanggapan ng LTO Central Office sa kahabaan ng East Avenue, Barangay Pinyahan dakong 7:00 ng umaga. Partikular […]

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QC schools, sisiguruhing hindi ‘Iskul Bukol’

TINIYAK ni Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista na hindi magiging “Iskul Bukol” ang mga pampublikong paaralan sa lungsod. Ito ay matapos niyang aprubahan ang ordinansa na naglalayong magsagawa ng mas ibayong pagsusuri sa lahat ng public school sa lungsod. Ang Ordinansa 2698-2018, na inihain ni Julienne Alyson Rae V. Medalla, ay inamiyenda at sinusugan ang naunang Ordinansa 2283-S2014 (Quezon City […]

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QC to acquire more rescue boats

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 to be deployed in flood-prone […]

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QC Council approves purchase of body cameras for local police

IN a bid to effectively fight crime and lessen complaints against policemen, Quezon City lawmakers passed a resolution authorizing the purchase of 1,500 units of body-worn camera for law enforcement, crime monitoring and evidence presentation. This after a member of the city council observed the rising incidence of crimes in the city. City Resolution 7468-2018, introduced by Councilor Gian Carlo […]

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QC Mayor Bautista urges DPWH to set flood control projects’ deadline

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista called on the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to set a timetable for the completion of flood control projects in Metro Manila after noting that there seems no end to Metro Manila’s flood control projects. “Ang dami nang investment ng mga LGU sa flood control. Kailan ba matatapos ang flood control project ng […]

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QC is country’s Overall Most Competitive City

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, QC was also recognized as […]

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