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Annabelle lists family home as address but stays in condo

November 5, 2012


Based on forms she filled out in the Commission on Elections (Comelec), talent manager and congressional candidate Annabelle Rama identified Rahman Street in barangay Zapatera, Cebu City as her home. But don’t expect her to open the door when visitors come to call. Her brother, Basak barangay captain George Rama said she doesn’t like to […]

Work on Horizons 101 condo resumes

July 28, 2012


CONSTRUCTION resumes in what would be Cebu’s tallest building after the Cebu city government lifted its cease and desist order for Horizons 101. The formal signing of the work contract with the general contractor will be held today. Taft Property Development Corp., developer of Horizon’s 101, has engaged DDT Konstract to build the 55- story […]

Horizons 101 restoration work ahead of schedule

May 18, 2012


“WE are four days ahead of schedule.” Horizons 101 Project Director Engr. Oscar Umali said repair work was half way done in the site where a slope protection wall of the condominium project collapsed last month. “We are already on day 34 of the 67-day 7-step restoration work,” Umali told Cebu reporters who were shown […]

Developer cited for violating ECC requirements

April 18, 2012


  MORE than a week after its retaining wall collapse, the developer of the Horizons 101 condominium project received a notice of violation from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). Regional Director Fernando Quililan of the DENR’s Environmental Management Board said Taft Property Ventures Development Corp. didn’t meet the conditions of their Environmental […]

Taft City Hall didn’t require a traffic plan

April 17, 2012


THE developer of the Horizons 101 condominium project in General Maxilom Avenue said there was no traffic plan because the Cebu city government didn’t require one. Vincent Tomaneng, lawyer of developer Taft Property Development Corp., said this as he clarified that they haven’t applied for permits for Tower 2 yet. He said they secured permits […]

Soil in condo site ‘soft’ creek was overlooked

April 13, 2012


The soil is soft.” This was the finding of Dr. Salvador Reyes, a structural engineering expert flown in from Manila to look into the collapse of part of a 30-meter-high excavation wall in the Taft Property condominum project site in Cebu City. His finding was contained in a report titled Evaluation on the Geotechnical Conditions […]

Portion of wall collapsed; affected families told to evacuate

April 10, 2012


(Breaking) by Edison Delos Angeles, Correspondent About 10 houses are in danger of being damaged after a portion of the retaining wall for a condominium project along General Maxilom Avenue collapsed towards the excavation about 2 p.m. Affected residents in sitio Santa Teresita were advised to temporarily relocate for fear of a landslide following the […]