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Crackdown on street, passenger jeepney carolers

November 13, 2012

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THE anti-mendicancy task force vowed to go after carolers on board jeepneys to enforce a Cebu City ordinance prohibiting caroling on the streets. “But we’ll only catch minors. Those over 18 with tattoos – we’re afraid of them. We’ll have to ask for police assistance,” said Betty Ganub, head of the anti-mendicancy task force. Ganub […]

Ordinance to ban caroling in jeepneys pushed

December 11, 2011

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THE committee on laws of the Cebu City Council approved on first reading a proposed ordinance that prohibits caroling in passenger jeepneys. Councilor Edgar Labella said in a committee report that the ordinance was “legal and valid” under section 16 on the general welfare provision of the Local Government Code. He said it mandates local […]