Residents who will be in need of assistance are encouraged to call the emergency numbers provided by key agencies as the City braces for the approaching Tropical Storm Auring.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has directed the City Risk Reduction Management Officer Allen Cabaron to pre-position their emergency rescue vehicles, gears and personnel at the City Hall Compound and to maintain a 24-hour hotline for residents in need of assistance.
UPDATED EMERGENCY NUMBERS:
City Rescue/DRRMO: 09273913784 or 523-3812
Dumaguete PNP: 09179330022 or 225-1766 and 166
Dumaguete City Fire Station: 09771981900 and 225-3445
Philippine Red Cross: 522-2815
Traffic Management Office: 225-1662
Maritime Police: 226-1034
Philippine Coast Guard: 09178046142 and 225-5906
NORECO II: 225-4830 and 422-6522; 09173224237, 09088641681
The public and the disaster risk reduction and management council concerned are advised to take appropriate actions and watch for the next Severe Weather Bulletin to be issued at 5:00 AM Sunday.