LOCALLY stranded people (LSIs) are free to depart Cebu City.
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) lifted the ban on their journey efficient Friday, July 31, 2020.
Cebu City, which was on modified enhanced group quarantines till Friday, is on common group quarantine (GCQ) together with the cities of Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, Talisay and the cities of Minglanilla and Consolation from Saturday, Aug. 1, to Aug. 15. The remainder of Cebu Province is on modified GCQ.
In the advisory launched by the DILG 7 and signed by DILG 7 Director Leocadio Trovela, all interzonal motion of individuals between areas positioned underneath GCQ and MGCQ is permitted, apart from leisure journey.
“With this, suspension on the motion of LSIs is mechanically lifted when the danger stage of an space is downgraded to GCQ. Thus, no want for additional issuance or order to that impact,” the advisory states.
The advisory additionally acknowledged that in areas on GCQ and MGCQ, street, rail, maritime and avian sectors of public transportation can resume operation.
However, Mayor Edgardo Labella mentioned public utility jeepneys are nonetheless not allowed to function not like buses, Transport Network Vehicle Services and taxis, which may ply the streets if operators adjust to varied pointers set by totally different authorities companies.
Meanwhile, City Councilor Joel Garganera, Cebu City Covid-19 Task Force for Seaports and Coastal Areas chairman, clarified that individuals who must go exterior Cebu for work functions are thought of licensed individuals exterior residence (Apor) and never LSIs.
DILG Cebu City Director Ian Kenneth Lucero mentioned staff who want to depart Cebu on official enterprise should safe a journey or mission order from their superior, a medical certificates, a certificates of employment and different related paperwork like journey particulars, such because the port of origin, port of vacation spot, title of vessel, date of departure, estimated date of departure and arrival and function of journey.
Garganera mentioned additionally it is essential for staff to supply proof of the character of their employment and despatched the small print to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lucero mentioned staff who shall be touring to Bohol and again should additionally safe clearance from the Bohol Inter-Agency Task Force.
Upon their return to Cebu City, Garganera mentioned staff must bear 14 days of quarantine. (JJL)