STREET and mall parties will be prohibited in Cebu

first_imgSTREET and mall parties will be prohibited in Cebu City on Jan. 19, the day of the Sinulog Grand Parade, in order to regulate the number of revelers and prevent any untoward incidents.Instead, a “big party” and a free concert will be held at the grounds of the South Road Properties starting at 5 p.m. and ending at 2 a.m., Monday, Sinulog Foundation Inc. Executive Director Ricky Balesteros said.ADVERTISEMENT “This might create an overflow into the road. This might create police and traffic problem,” he said.MORE STORIESnewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipnewsinfoMartial law in Negros? Military taking cue from local execsMORE STORIESnewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipnewsinfoMartial law in Negros? Military taking cue from local execsRama said Sinulog Foundation members led by Anna Conejero requested to prohibit street and mall parties to disperse the revelers especially near the Fuente Osmeña rotunda where the parade will pass through.Entertainment will start at 5 p.m. but the concert featuring party bands from Cebu and Manila will start at 12 midnight up to 2 a.m. the following day.Food stalls will be present but liquor will not be sold. Chief of Reporters Doris C. Bongcac and Correspondent Chito AragonADVERTISEMENT Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements PBA: Rain or Shine overcomes San Miguel, McCullough’s 51 to avert sweep LATEST STORIES PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension View comments Capital One Data Breach ACLU: 911 Toddlers and Babies Separated from Parents MOST READ Locsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilege “We’re going to put up a big party at SRP, para ang mga tawo dili na mag-concentrate sa Fuente tanan (so the people won’t be concentrated at the Fuente Osmeña area),” Ballesteros said.Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said he also asked the city’s quick response team to prepare for the expected “people surge” for the annual Sinulog celebration.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPasig to sue 6 enforcers for extortionHe said activities should be held in open spaces like the Plaza Independencia.Rama said the Cebu City government should be strict in regulating street parties and mall discos. Show me the money: Price-tagging Enrique Gil’s photos Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Read Next Kids Festival Shooter in California Took Gun Illegally NAFTA: Democrats Leveraging the Trump Administrationlast_img

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