RPMC 7 holds Problem Solving Session (PSS) to facilitate delayed road widening and upgrading projects

Several suspended/delayed DPWH GAA-funded road widening/upgrading projects in the Cities of Cebu, Mandaue and Lapulapu have caused traffic congestion and posed health/safety concerns on pedestrians. The Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) 7 identified the following major projects as subject of a PSS: road concreting and drainage works located in Colon Street, Carlock Street, and Dona Modesta Street, Cebu City; road widening/concreting, drainage and Road Right-of-Way (RROW) acquisition in F. Llamas Street, Gov. Cuenco Avenue, C. Padilla Street, Cardinal Rosales Intersection, […]

NEDA7 leads in MOA signing for the newly created Regional Development Research Council

NEDA7 spearheaded the approval and signing of a Memorandum of Agreement establishing the Central Visayas Regional Development Research Council on August 8, 2016. The meeting was held at the NEDA7 Conference Room. On hand for the signing, whilst sharing their on-the-ground expectations of the RDRC were the Presidents of higher education instiutions (HEIs) University of San Carlos, University of San Jose-Recoletos, and Holy Name University; and the representative of the President of the University of Cebu. USC President, Fr. Dionisio […]

3rd Quarter Speaking Engagements for NEDA7 RD and ARD

This was a busy third quarter 2016 for NEDA7 RD Carreon and OIC-ARD Ledres as both were requested by various private groups to speak on topics on the state and prospects of the regional economy. RD Carreon spoke during the Philippine LIDAR Project Visayas Cluster Colloquium on 14 July in Tagbilaran City, Bohol and during the Opening Ceremony of the REDAS Software Training last 25 July in Bayawan City, Negros Oriental. RD Carreon spoke on the regional development plan updating […]

NEDA VII, Brigada Ahensya Awardee

Brigada Ahensya Award: For three years in a row, NEDA7 is being recognized by CSC7 as a Brigada Ahensya Awardee. The award recognizes NRO7’s initiative towards maintaining a clean, orderly and beautiful working environment that enhances producitivity, efficiency and full client satisfaction. 2015 NEDA Ranking of Delivery Units: For the grant of the 2015 Performance Based Bonus, NEDA7 was ranked one of the five best delivery units of NEDA. There are 35 delivery units for the whole NEDA. The ranking […]

Central Visayas Regional Project Monitoring Committee recommends measures to prevent tree choking and injuries

environment. They provide shade to pedestrians, help control stormwater runoff, reduce the urban heat island effect, improve air quality, and provide aesthetic beauty, among a host of other benefits. Thus, trees deserve the best care. However, the reality is that trees trees along public roads, especially those in sidewalks, are exposed to hazards and suffer from injuries and stress on a daily basis. In paving the sidewalks with concrete during construction and rehabilitation works, the pits or the open soil […]