Mayor Bongat suspends classes in Naga City

NAGA CITY 1/1/17 (Bicol Standard) -- Mayor John Bongat has issued an advisory suspending classes from preschool and kindergarten to senior high school in both private and public public and private educational institutions in the City of Naga are ordered suspended on January 3, 2017, Wednesday.

"[Classes] shall resume on Monday, January 9, 2017."

This is "in view of the prolonged power outage in most parts of the city due to damaged electrical lines and of continuing debris clearing operations in city streets and school campuses as a result of the massive destruction left by Typhoon Nina."

"Presidents/Heads of Universities and Colleges and techvoc institutions may, at their discretion, likewise suspend classes in the tertiary level, for reasons stated above," the same advisory reads.