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first_imgLOOK: MMDA conducts 2nd round of clearing ops in Pasig, Pateros SMC bags Bulacan airport project LATEST STORIES Taipei to offer migrant workers free medical checks, haircuts View comments Wanted: Integrated disaster management plan Navarro admitted that he accepted the help of private organization Paglaum Basureros 20/20 head Francis Paragas because it’s difficult for his office to conduct seminars to around 26,000 to 28,000 business establishments in the city.Paragas, who was also invited, didn’t show up at Wednesday’s session.not necessaryBut Cabrera clarified that the ordinance only requires the submission of an Esap but not necessarily to join seminars regarding how to make one.“Those who already have their own environmental practices can just indicate it in their Esap,” she said.ADVERTISEMENT Firm urged to explain delay in MRT 7 construction “Anything attached to issuance of business permits is a source of corruption,” Carillo said.The Esap is a requirement for business operators or owners securing or renewing their business permits which is implemented through City Ordinance No. 2243 which was passed on June 2010.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOTolentino: No more debate with Drilon on China dealRandy Navarro, Cenro Cebu City head, was invited to the session to explain the unauthorized collections of the group, Paglaum Basureros 20/20 conducting the Esap seminars, which some business establishments complained about.The owners of the business establishments claimed that they were asked to pay P750 as registration fee, said Councilor Nida Cabrera, environment committee head. Fake cop accosts real cops, is arrested in Pateroscenter_img The letters sent to business establishments inviting them to the seminar was noted and signed by Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama, Navarro and the Paglaum Basureros. The letter also specified that there will be a registration fee.“It seems as if the city is allowing a private organization to collect money on behalf of the city government without authority from the council,” said Carillo.He said the Council is looking into possible administrative or criminal charges that can be filed against those involved in the unauthorized collection of fees.Navarro also told the Council that Cenro holds free monthly Esap seminars at the Carbon Public market and City Health Office./Correspondent Jose Santino S.BunachitaRead Next MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. 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 Bodjie Pascua slams Palace stance on making Dengvaxia usable again Bodjie Pascua slams Palace stance on making Dengvaxia usable again The Cebu City Council needs to revisit the Environmental Sustainability Ordinance.Councilor Gerry Carillo suggested this action after some business establishments complained about the P750 fee collected by a private group helping the City Environment and Natural Resources Office (Cenro) conduct the Environmental Sustainability Action Plan (Esap) seminars.ADVERTISEMENT 4.0 quake shakes Davao Oriental townlast_img

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