Thursday, January 2, 2014

Highlights of the first 6 months of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.

National Literacy Award

Davao City won the National Literacy Hall of Fame Award for being a three-time first place winner in the Outstanding Local Government Unit Highly Urbanized City category.

Amended Liquor Ban

As pushed by the Mayor, the City Council amended the ordinance no. 1627, Series of 1994, which now prohibits, selling, serving, drinking and consumption of liquors and alcoholic beverages from 1:00am until 8:00am.

Speed Limits for all Vehicles

Mayor Rodrigo Duterte signed Executive Order no. 39 setting the speed limits for all kinds of motor vehicles within the territorial jurisdiction of Davao City in the interest of public safety and order.

Aid for Visayas

Davao City sent rescue and medical teams to Tacloban City to give aid to the victims of Typhoon Yolanda. Financial assistance was also given to Bohol and Cebu for the earthquake victims.

Emergency Response

The City Government of Davao acquired 10 more ambulances for central 911 intended for medical emergencies and 42 new mobile patrol vehicles and motorcycles for the Davao City and Police Office.


Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, through E.O no. 24, ordered all shopping malls and commercial centers to install, operate and maintain high end and high definition closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras in all entrance and exit points of their premises.

Compiled by the News and CMS Staff of the City Information Office
Credit to City Government of Davao



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