The Cebu City Government will give assistance to the Cebu City Fire Department in terms of additional equipment and rehabilitation of some fire stations in the city, Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella assured the firefighters during a courtesy visit on Monday, October 21, 2019.

During the visit, Mayor Labella told the officers of the fire department to submit a request to the City detailing what support they need.

The mayor recognized the role of the firefighters in saving lives and properties, especially that a recent fire hit Barangay Sambag 1 and claimed the life of a 15-year-old high school student.

Photos courtesy of Allan Defensor, PIO