P1.93B supplemental budget approved for Covid-19

THE Cebu City Council approved the third supplemental budget of P1.93 billion after a seven-hour deliberation on Wednesday, June 17, regular session.

The original proposed supplemental budget was P3.3 billion, but it was reduced and only for coronavirus disease (Covid-19)-related expenditures.

In a vote of 17 councilors in favor and one objection, the third supplemental budget was approved after being deferred for more than three times. (JJL)