Zone III Zamboanga City Philippines
98 Barangays of Zamboanga City within Region 9 - Mindanao in the Republic of The Philippines
Arena Blanco-D2 ● Ayala-D1 ● Baliwasan-D1 ● Baluno-D1 ● Boalan-D2 ● Bolong-D2 ● Buenavista-D2 ● Bunguiao-D2 ● Busay-D2 ● Cabaluay-D2 ● Cabatangan-D1 ● Cacao-D2 ● Calabasa-D2 ● Calarian-D1 ● Camino Nuevo-D1 ● Campo Islam-D1 ● Canelar-D1 ● Capisan-D1 ● Cawit-D1 ● Culianan-D2 ● Curuan-D2 ● Daap ● Dita-D2 ● Divisoria-D2 ● Dulian Bunguiao-D2 ● Dulian Pasonanca-D1 ● Guisao-D2 ● Guiwan-D2 ● Kasanyangan-D2 ● La Paz-D1 ● Labuan-D1 ● Lamisahan-D2 ● Landang Gua-D2 ● Landang Laum-D2 ● Lanzones-D2 ● Lapakan-D2 ● Latuan Curuan-D2 ● Licomo-D2 ● Limaong ● Limpapa-D1 ● Lubigan-D2 ● Lumayang-D2 ● Lumbangan-D2 ● Lunzuran-D2 ● Maasin-D1 ● Malagutay-D1 ● Mampang-D2 ● Manalipa-D2 ● Mangusu-D2 ● Manicahan-D2 ● Mariki-D1 ● Mercedes-D2 ● Muti-D2 ● Pamucutan-D1 ● Pangapuyan-D2 ● Panubigan-D2 ● Pasilmanta-D2 ● Pasobolong-D2 ● Pasonanca-D1 ● Patalon-D1 ● Putik-D2 ● Quiniput-D2 ● Recodo-D1 ● Rio Hondo-D1 ● Salaan-D2 ● San Jose Cawa-Cawa-D1 ● San Jose Gusu-D1 ● San Ramon-D1 ● San Roque-D1 ● Sangali-D2 ● Sibulao Curuan-D2 ● Sinubong-D1 ● Sinunuc-D1 ● Sta. Barbara-D1 ● Sta. Catalina-D2 ● Sta. Maria-D1 ● Sto. Niño-D1 ● Tagasilay-D2 ● Taguiti-D2 ● Talabaan-D2 ● Talisayan-D1 ● Talon-Talon-D2 ● Taluksangay-D2 ● Tetuan-D2 ● Tictapul-D2 ● Tigbalabag-D2 ● Tigtabon-D2 ● Tolosa-D2 ● Tugbungan-D2 ● Tulungatung-D1 ● Tumaga-D1 ● Tumalutab-D2 ● Tumitus-D2 ● Victoria-D2 ● Vitali-D2 ● Zambowood-D2 ● Zone I-D1 ● Zone II-D1 ● Zone III-D1 ● Zone IV-D1
Religion is always good for the people but it should never be embraced or financed by government. Tax exemption is not tantamount to financing. Every non-profit organization is tax-exempt.
- 1 Location of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 2 History of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 3 People of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 4 Elected Government Officials of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 5 Businesses in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 6 Real Estate for Sale or lease in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 7 Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 8 Schools in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 9 Economy of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 10 Natural Resources of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 11 Tourists Attractions of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 12 Fiestas and Traditions of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 13 Zone III, Zamboanga City supports Philippine Cycling
- 14 Your Story about Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 15 Families of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- 16 Zone III, Zamboanga City Photo Gallery
- 17 Disclaimer
Location of Zone III, Zamboanga City
Zone III is 26 hectares wide.
Zone III is an integral part of down town Zamboanga City. The barangay office is located on Tomas Claudio Street. It's a small barangay but fully developed and creates a lot of business for the town.
The boundaries are as follows:
East; Veterans Ave.(north to south) ** West; La Purisima Street.(north to south) *** North; Gov. Alvarez.(east from La purisima and west to Veterans) ** South; Gov. Lim Ave(east from La purisima and west to Veterans).
Some of the businesses within Zone III:
Ateneo de Zamboanga University
Immaculate Conception Catholic Cathedral
St. Joseph Parish Church
Within City Proper
Zone III Borders Zone IV where the City Hall is located.
History of Zone III, Zamboanga City
By virtue of Presidential Decree No. 86, Barangay Zone III became one of the four urban Barangays of the city of Zamboanga. This barangay is a little uptown about 0.25 kilometers from City Hall, Zamboanga Regional Training Hospital, the Central Police Department, Zamboanga Fire Station and the Public Market. It is geographically surrounded by six (6) Barangays through common streets. From the West-side, Zone III separates from Zone I and Zone II through La Purisima Street as its common boundary; on the North, it separates with Camino Nuevo by way of Gov. Alvarez St.; on the East, along the stretches of Veterans Ave., the barangay separates the adjoining Tetuan and Sta. Catalina; and finally on the South by Gov. Lim Avenue, as its dividing line between Zone IV.
- article from: Zone III LGU
People of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- (As of May 1, 2000, NSO): Total Population: 1,888
- (As of May 1, 2010, NSO): Total Population: 2,030
Elected Government Officials of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- Elected Officials of Zone III for the term of 2018 - 2020
- Punong Barangay Chairman/Captain : Jerry Bedayo Sanson
- Barangay Kagawads/Councilors:
- Joselito Bedayo Sanson
- Tiito Baredo Espiritusanto
- Aleli Marilyn Galvez Ong
- Benedick Delatorre Abalos
- Lanivel Agos Caminto
- Gladys Nickon Perez
- Arlene Mae Salcedo Hassan
- Sangguniang Kabataan (SK officials)
- SK Chairman: ?
- SK kagawad: 7 members - need their names
- Elected Officers for the term of 2013 - 2016-18
- Punong Barangay Chairman/Captain : Sanson, Jerry Bedayo
- Barangay Kagawad Orendain, Esther Gatuz
- Barangay Kagawad Sanson, Joselito Bedayo
- Barangay Kagawad Espiritusanto, Tito Barredo
- Barangay Kagawad Sing, Marc Eric Wee
- Barangay Kagawad Caminto, Lanivel Agos
- Barangay Kagawad Hassan, Arlene Mae Salcedo
- Barangay Kagawad Abalos, Benedick Dela Torre
- Elected Officers for the term of 2010 - 2013
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Barangay Chairman, Tito B. Espiritusanto
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 1, Jose Jay M. Garcia
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 2, Dexter T. Chiong
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 3, Joselito B. Sanson
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 4, Lanivel A. Caminto
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 5, Valentin L. Tilde
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 6, Marc Eric W. Sing
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), Kagawad 7, Arlene Mae S. Hassan
- Barangay Zone III (Pob.), SK Chairman, Kimberly Clark S. Bravo
- Elected Officers for the term of 2007 - 2010
- Punong Barangay: - Tito B. Espiritusanto
- Barangay Kagawad:
- Secretary: - Arlene Mae S. Hassan
- Treasurer: - Danilo Guerra
- SK Chairman: - Selena C. Espiritusanto
- SK Kagawad:
This is the.
The barangay has power and authority over its domain. The improvement of the barangay rests on the barangay officials. The barangay chairman, the barangay council and the local businessmen forge the prosperity of the barangay. Not the president of the Philippines, senate, nor congress, not the governor of the province, not the mayor nor council of the municipality or city. Poor barangays stay poor because of weak and/or ignorant(uninformed) barangay leaders.
When roads need to be built or any infrastructure within the barangay is needed, all the barangay officials have to do is make a resolution and demand for it from the city or municipality council. The resolution will force the city/municipal council or responsible government office to hear the legitimate demands. "The squeaky wheel gets the grease."
Practically anything that has to do with the barangay, the barangay officials have a say on it and most likely the authority over it. The majority of the barangay officials are not aware of their duties and power. They depend on the city council or mayor. The elected barangay officials are afraid of the mayor and city/municipality's "Sangguniang Panlungsod". They are in fear of being ousted or removed from office. The truth is, "Sangguniang Panlungsod" does not have the power to remove any elected barangay officials from office. Only the COURT OF LAW can do this (judicial branch of the government). Information is power. Be informed.
The control of traffic is not up to the city council or chief of police. It is controlled by the barangay. If the barangay needs traffic enforcers, the barangay can make a resolution to demand it from the city or municipality council. When the electric coop or the water district do not maintain their lines, the barangay can directly demand for the maintenance from the utility companies. No need to wait for city council.
The citizens also has the power to make demands to the barangay officials. In case the officials get blinded. Simply file an official complaint with the barangay secretary naming the Punong barangay as the respondent representing the barangay.
Cleaning the shorelines, drainage systems, streets, rivers, and parks within your barangay is YOUR responsibility. You are accountable for this. It is not the responsibility of the City/Municipality officials. The citizens and officials of the barangay are responsible.
- BUDGET: As far as the preparation for the budget expenditures, it starts at the barangay level, then moves on to cities, municipalities, provinces and regions. The barangays need to exercise their authority. They need to put their yearly budget together for their administration and future projects. The majority of the barangays leave this job to the municipality and city. This is so wrong. Then when the budget doesn't come or is lacking, they complain.
- The budget for the barangays does go to the City or Municipality, but simply for holding and later distribution. The city or municipality DOES NOT approve the budget. It was already approved by congress. The city or municipality simply "distributes" the approved budget.
- The bureau of internal revenue is in cahoots to subdue the barangays, municipalities and provinces. They call the rightful shares to the taxes collected as "Internal Revenue Allotment Dependency". It is not a dependency. It is the lawful and rightful share of the LGU as specified in "TITLE III, SHARES OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS IN THE PROCEEDS OF NATIONAL TAXES, CHAPTER I, Allotment of Internal Revenue Taxes, Section 284."
- Imperial Manila does not exist anymore. Budgetary planning has been .
- DURING ELECTIONS: Where do City and Municipality politicians go to campaign? They seek the support of the Barangay officials. They plead to the barangay folks for the votes. After the election they forget you. Do not ever forget the power of the barangay.
Ignorance keeps the pinoys thinking that Manila rules. Be informed, be educated and make your barangay prosper.
- Absolutely NO need for FEDERALISM. It is a ploy to give the Bangsamoro an Islamic State where the religion of . Bangsamoro will be a HOMELAND not for all Filipinos but for only the Muslim Filipinos. It violates the constitution's "separation of church and state". Religion is always good for the people but it should never be embraced or financed by government. Tax exemption is not tantamount to financing. Every non-profit organization is tax-exempt.
Businesses in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- We invite you to list your business located in Zone III.
- Give your business a good description. Add your address and contact number if available.
- Resorts, restaurants, pension houses, or hotels are welcome to be listed here.
- Bakery, Mechanical Shop, Bicycle Shop, Tailor shops can be listed here.
- If you have a pharmacy or gas station, it can be listed here too.
- Hardware stores, Agrivets, salon, spas, etc. are welcome to be listed.
- We do not allow external links except for our sponsor zamboanga.com and maletsky.com. If you have an external site for your business you may not link to it in Z-Wiki but you can point to it. e.g. list it like this: www.my??business.com - this tells the people of your website but it does not link to it.
- Businesses in Zone III
- The name of your business, address, phone number
Real Estate for Sale or lease in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- If you have real estate property, whether its commercial, residential, farm land, or just an empty lot in Zone III, you can list that property for FREE HERE in Z-wiki.
- You can list your House and lot or farm land for sale or lease for free here in Z-Wiki
Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Zone III, Zamboanga City
The name of your church, mosque, or place of worship can be listed in this community page. Take a picture of the facade of your church or place of worship and it can be posted here. We can even provide you with a free webpage. You can enter the data (story about your place of worship) here yourself, email the information or pictures to (email@example.com) or via.
- FILIPINOS WAKE UP! THE TAXES YOU PAID ARE USED BY THE GOVERNMENT TO EXCLUSIVELY FINANCE THE RELIGION OF ISLAM.
Freedom of religion, yes. Equality, yes. But no favoritism.
- Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception - (Founded: 1816)
- Archbishop Romulo Valles,DD - Parish Priest
- Fr. Sulficio Soliva
- Fr. Adriano Ruiz
- Fr. Francis Edwin Jacinto
- Msgr. Joseph Kung
- St. Joseph (Chinese) Parish - (Founded: 1954)
- Msgr. David Alonzo - Parish Priest
- Fr. Joel Malcampo - Parochial Vicar
- Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception - (Founded: 1816)
Schools in Zone III, Zamboanga City
- Take a picture of your school building(s) and send your pictures via email to (firstname.lastname@example.org) or message me via . I will then post the pictures in this page.
School year 2018-2019 starts Monday, Monday, June 4, 2018 and ends on Friday, April 5, 2019, for public elementary and secondary schools. The School Year shall consist of 208 school days inclusive of the five-day In-Service Training and the three days for the Parent-Teacher Conferences (PTC) conducted within the school year. However, learners are expected to be in school for a total of 200 class days.
- List of schools: >>> click
PUBLIC NOTICE: Why pretend that the National language of the Philippines is Tagalog? It should be English. To be a Teacher, doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect, nurse, computer technician; what books do you learn from? English books of course. All your tests are in English. The constitution of the Philippines is written in English. All the laws and new laws introduced by congress are in English. For that matter, you can't be a teacher in a school system unless you know English. The "Licensure Exam for Teachers" is in ENGLISH! Who are these people forcing Tagalog down our throats? Tagalog is simply one of the many dialects of the Philippines. Keep your dialects but learn and be proficient in ENGLISH.
- Schools in Zone III
- St. Joseph School
- Nunez St., Zamboanga City, Philippines
- Ateneo de Zamboanga University
- La Purisima St., Zamboanga City
Economy of Zone III, Zamboanga City
The population of Downtown Zone !Zamboanga City has actually gone down to 2,030 as per 2010 census. Most of the real estate has been developed for retail business.
The barangay leaders need to entice businessmen to build apartments and condominiums in this downtown area. Most of the workers in the downtown area have to commute from nearby barangays and with the horrendous traffic it takes almost an hour just to travel 5 kilometers. Building apartment buildings and condominiums will increase the workforce in the downtown area and workers don't have to commute anymore.
This will make zamboanga city downtown a walking business community or in other words a "walkable city".
What is a walkable city? In a walkable city there would be no need for citizens to use a car or a jeepney just to go shopping. Just walk to the supermarket and back. Walk to the mall and back. Just walk to work. No need to pay the exorbitant tricycle fairs. Walking will make the barangay citizens aware of their surroundings and any improvements that need to be done can immediately be reported to the barangay office.
As of 2016 this barangay is practically dead at night. As soon as most of the business close shop everybody gets busy looking for a way home. Home is not this barangay.
Natural Resources of Zone III, Zamboanga City
- Protect the environment
It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.
Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!
Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.
The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.
To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.
Guaranteed within a few years, The Philippines will be lush again. >>Read More
We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.
This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.
- Secretary Roy Cimatu - since May 8, 2017
- Department of Environment and Natural Resources
- Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.
Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power and thermal energy conversion. We have too many black outs.
Tourists Attractions of Zone III, Zamboanga City
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Fiestas and Traditions of Zone III, Zamboanga City
Barangay Fiesta: October 12
Patron Saint: La Virgen del Pilar
Zone III, Zamboanga City supports Philippine Cycling
Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
Cycling Activity to Participate In
Your cycling activity can be posted here and it will be shown in all the Provincial, City, Municipal and Barangay pages. Your 2015 Cycling Race or Activity can be Posted here.
- ILOILO CITY, April 27-May 2, 2015 (PNA) – Some 5,000 bikers are expected to join the second Iloilo Bike Festival slated April 27-May 2, 2015 as the city continues to aspire to become a bike-able walkable metropolis. The activity that supported by the John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University (JBLFMU) and Megaworld Iloilo aims to promote Iloilo as a safe and bike friendly city, promote the share-a-road movement encourage Ilonggos to commute via biking and raise Ilonggos awareness on the benefits of biking on health, safety and environment concerns. Read More....
- CYCLING Le Tour de Filipinas 2015 set as country celebrates 60 years of top-caliber cycling Feb 1 to Feb 4 2015 - View the result of the race: A four stage race. Stage 1 starts in Balanga and back to Balanga for a 126K race Feb 1, 2015 (Sunday); stage 2 starts in Balanga, Bataan to Iba, Zambales for a 154.7 K race Feb 2, 2015 (Monday); stage 3 starts in Iba, Zambales to Lingayen, Pangasinan for a 150.1K race Feb 3, 2015 (Tuesday); stage 4 starts in Lingayen, Pangasinan to Baguio City, Benguet for a 101.7K race Feb 4, 2015 (Wednesday). For a total distance of 532.5 Kms. Read More >>>
- Ronda Pilipinas: Feb 8 - 27 2015:>> Discovering young riders for the national team will be the main objective of the LBC Ronda Pilipinas 2015 when the country’s premiere cycling race hits the road on Feb. 8 in Butuan City. Ronda Pilipinas executive project director Moe Chulani said the international multistage bikathon, which ends on Feb. 27, will have two qualifying legs of four stages each in Mindanao and the Visayas where the top riders will advance to face a tough foreign challenge in the six-stage Luzon finale. Read More>>>
Your Story about Zone III, Zamboanga City
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Families of Zone III, Zamboanga City
List of Families whose names are deeply rooted in the barangay of Zone III.
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