Governance


Lapu-Lapu City Fiesta 2015 schedule nightly activities

This celebration is an annual religious and cultural commemoration in honor of the Oponganon’s devotion to the Virgen de Regla. A month long gathering that proclaims faith and other commendable skills of Oponganons. The feast day will be held on the 21st of November but the City has prepared a lot of activities before the […]

Mayor urges women to unite against violence

Mayor Paz C. Radaza urged women to always stand up for their rights and protect their children from violence and abuse. She said in her speech during the Leadership Training and Violence Against Women and their Children seminar at Days Hotel that women should unite in the fight against violence and abuse. “Let us always […]

Lapu-Lapu gets award for high income growth

Lapu-Lapu City was recognized recently for having the highest growth of locally-sourced income among 16 cities in Central Visayas based on 2013 and 2014 collections. Mayor Paz C. Radaza received a plaque of recognition from the Bureau of Local Government Finance during a conference in Dumaguete City a few days ago. The City was able […]

Lapu-Lapu finishes school building for public college

Work on the new Lapu-Lapu City College building was completed just in time for the opening of classes last June. The project, started during the term of former Representative Arturo “Boy” Radaza, was completed by Mayor Paz C. Radaza. The City Government allocated P14 million for the construction of the college.

Barangay Bankal roads now concreted

Concreting work on some road stretches and the construction of a multi-purpose hall in Barangay Bankal were finished just recently. The initiatives are a project of Mayor Paz C. Radaza in line with her plan to beautify the main roads in the different barangays of Lapu-Lapu City. Since the city now has become a haven […]

City among 43 LGUs cited for good financial housekeeping

Lapu-Lapu City is one of 43 local government units in Cebu that received the 2014 Seal of Good Governance: Good Financial Housekeeping (GFH) from the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG). It is one of five cities and 38 towns in Cebu Province that were recipients of the recognition, one of three core assessments for […]

Senior citizens receive cash aid from City Government

Senior citizens in Lapu-Lapu received as much as P3,000 in social pension for the third and fourth quarters of 2014 from the City Social Welfare Office. The cash was distributed to senior citizens who showed up last February 20 at the Lapu-Lapu City Sports Complex. Seniors who are 77 years old and above have availed […]

MEZ 2, CLIP identified as labor laws compliant zones

TWO special economic zones in Lapu-Lapu City were declared “Labor Laws Compliant Zones” by the Department of Labor and Employment. Labor Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis Baldoz led the unveiling on Monday, December 22, of markers identifying the Mactan Economic Zone (MEZ) 2 and Cebu Light Industrial Park (CLIP) as being 100 percent compliant with labor laws. […]

Disaster management office releases list of evacuation centers

Here is a list of evacuation centers in Lapu-Lapu City, as released by the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, for typhoon Ruby. The list identifies the buildings in the barangays that have been prepared into evacuation centers. It also identifies the person in charge and his or her contact details.

Anti-rabies campaign covered six areas in September

In line with its thrust to control and eradicate rabies, the Lapu-Lapu City Government conducted a massive vaccination campaign in several barangays during the month of September. The goal is to vaccinate all dogs in the subject barangays as a way of making the city rabies-free by 2016. For September, the free vaccination campaign covered […]