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Thursday, 05 February 2015 11:50

> Mayor Beng Climaco on Tuesday (Feb 3) paid last respects to fallen PNP-SAF members PInsp. Joey S. Gamutan and PSI Gednat G. Tabdi whose remains lie in state at the Armor Village Chapel in San Roque and La Merced Memorial Homes-Sta. Maria, respectively. In the afternoon, the mayor joined PNP-SAF members in Mercedes for a special counseling session.

> The City Government joins the global community in the observance of Interfaith Harmony Week 2015 set from February 1-7, 2015. Mayor Beng Climaco issued Executive Order BC 95-2015 enjoining the cross-section of the city to  join and support the activities themed “Celebrating Interfaith Harmony: A Journey Towards World Peace” and spearheaded by the United Nations Interfaith Harmony Partners – Zamboanga (UNI-HP-Z).

> The Office of the City Environment and Natural Resources (OCENR) spearheaded the observance of World Wetlands Day 2015, Monday, February 2 with the planting of approximately 2,000 mangrove propagules in Talon-talon. Themed “Wetlands for our Future”, the observance seeks to raise public awareness on the values and benefits of wetlands as well as promote the conservation and wise use of wetland areas.

> Everything is set for the commemoration of Dia de Roseller T. Lim on February 9 (Monday) marking the 100th birth anniversary of Roseller Lim, the city’s first and only senator.

> The office of the City Mayor is now finalizing preparations for the celebration of the 78th Dia de Zamboanga on February 26.