Mayor Climaco suspends work, classes Friday for Hermosa Festival


Zamboanga City Mayor Beng Climaco has declared suspension of work as well as classes in all levels in the city Friday, October 11, in support of the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival activities.

Climaco issued Executive Order No. 510 regarding the suspension of work and classes Thursday, October 10.

“There is a need to issue this Executive Order to enjoin the active participation of the officials and employees in the City Government of Zamboanga and the residents in this year’s line-up activities to promote the observance of the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival,” the EO read.

The city government said not included in the declaration of work suspension are the national government agencies as they do not fall under the jurisdiction of the local government.

But it said that suspension is at the discretion of their resepctive heads of office.