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Day-as fire victims cannot re-occupy lots

October 25, 2012


VICTIMS of the October 17 fire in barangay Day-as may not be able to return to their burned community as the owner of the land wants to use it for “commercial purposes.” It was learned that a day after the fire, the Gaisano Capital Group informed City Hall that it is using the 3,000 square […]

‘Fire victims don’t need to move out’

October 20, 2012


After Wednesday’s big fire that destroyed houses of 79 families in barangay Day-as, Cebu City, can fire victims return to rebuild? Some residents picked through the ruins, salvaging building materials but they were stopped from doing more by the private property owner. Councilor Alvin Dizon, worried about the reports, said urban poor residents who’ve been […]

Day-as fire victims appeal for help

October 19, 2012


  MANY school children in barangay Day-as, Cebu City missed their classes yesterday. Wednesday’s fire that hit their community destroyed their clothes. The fire affected 79 families and 42 house owners, leaving 354 individuals homeless based on the records of Cebu City’s Dept. of Social Welfare Services (DSWS). The fire hit three sitios of Moon […]

Noon fire razes 42 homes in barangay Day-as, Cebu City

October 18, 2012


Teresa Herrera was home alone when she saw smoke and flames coming out of her home in sitio Tender Heart, barangay Day-as, Cebu City past 12 noon yesterday. “Nakuyawan ko. Ang sunog naa na sa ako atubangan (I was afraid. I could already see the fire in front of me),” she said. A paralytic, Teresa […]

42 homes burned down in afternoon fire

October 17, 2012


At least 42 houses were burned in an afternoon fire in Cebu City. The fire started at 12:51 p.m. in a residential area in barangay Day-as (not T. Padilla as earlier reported) and spread out to three sitios. Barangay captain Rey Ellery Cañada said they will later declare their barangay under a state of calamity. […]