MCWD starts rationing water; Duterte supporters call critics desperate; Labor group calls for end of contractualization–Cebu News Digest for May 2, 2016.

Duterte backers call critics desperate With Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s representative and Sen. Antonio Trillanes’ face-off over the alleged billion-peso bank transactions of the Davao City mayor just hours away, a group of supporters of the fiesty mayor say Digong’s critics are getting desperate and is calling for fellow Duterte-believers to back the mayor. The opponents are…

Duterte, One Cebu seal alliance; Cops catch former election officer in Toledo office; Capitol touts corruption-free admin — Cebu News Digest for April 21

SIGNED. Mayor Rodrigo Duterte flew to Cebu City late Wednesday night to seal his alliance with One Cebu. (Photo from Cebu for Duterte Facebook page)

This is the roundup of stories that came out in local publications today, April 21, 2016. DU30, One Cebu seal political alliance DAVAO City mayor Rodrigo Duterte dropped by Cebu City to join his allies of One Cebu in the formal launch of their alliance. Duterte arrived in Cebu City at 12:03 a.m. from a…

Cebu News Digest for Jan. 8, 2016: Labella to limit bleachers along Carousel route; Duterte visits Cebu, tells Cebuanos to look at his deeds, not words

CHANGES. The Cebu City Government will implement changes on the parade route in a bid to make the celebration safer. (Photo by Rolando Pascua, published with the permission of the Sinulog Foundation, Inc.)

Acting Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella says they will implement changes for this year’s Sinulog celebration to make it safer. The City will also form a Task Force Carousel to make sure the changes are implemented.

Cebu News Digest: Jan 30, 2015: City to start arresting drivers going beyond 40 kph at the SRP; Duterte: Suspend peace talks, investigate killing of policemen

MOURNING THE FALLEN SOLDIERS. Top police officials in Cebu gather before the start of the Walk for Sympathy for PNP-SAF members killed in Sunday's battle in Maguindanao. (Photo by Ryan Sorote of TV 5)

Drivers passing the South Road Properties should slow down to 40 kilometers per hour or else they will get arrested, Cebu City officials warned yesterday. Traffic enforcers have started distributing flyers to inform people about the new speed limit, in preparation for the time when they will start arresting violators. Meanwhile, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo…