Special Report: Suan wants cottages back after rehab (Second of two parts)

CEBU Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022, ordered all floating cottage operators to voluntarily demolish their cottages. She gave them until Oct. 4 to do so.Garcia made the decision after discovering the illegal practice of throwing septic waste into the ocean by some of Cordova‚Äôs floating cottage operators. The practice was uncovered by […]

Special Report: ‘Cottage’ industry in Cordova under fire (First of two parts)

SOME operators of floating cottages in the municipality of Cordova, Mactan Island in eastern Cebu admit to have openly thrown the liquid waste collected from their cottages into the open sea.Operators made the admission just two days after Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia implemented Executive Order (EO) 25, which prohibits the operation and use of illegal […]