Zamboanga City Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco was emphatic on the city's exclusion during the public hearing on BBL held at the Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College
The House of Representatives has approved three major House Bill (HB) proposed by Zamboanga City 1st District Rep Celso Lobregat that seeks to convert the Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College
into a state university and the Labuan Public Hospital (LPH), in Zamboanga City into a Level II General Hospital; and to increase the bed capacity of Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC) from 500 to 800.
On Wednesday, the CWG met with representatives from the Ateneo de Zamboanga University (ADZU), Western Mindanao State University (WMSU), Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College
(ZCSPC) and the Zamboanga State College of Marine Science and Technology (ZSCMST) to agree on schedules for the proposed discussions.