Davao City suspends classes; billboards rolled down

Karlos Manlupig
Davao City suspends classes as residents prepare for 'Pablo'

Ateneo de Davao University has declared suspension of classes from kindergarten to high school. Photo by Karlos Manlupig.

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – The local government here suspended on Tuesday, December 4, classes from kindergarten to high school as typhoon Pablo threatens the city. Advertising agencies have also rolled down their billboards.

Storm Signal No. 2 was raised here this morning, after the typhoon made landfall in Davao Oriental.

The Assumption College of Davao and San Pedro College have, on the other hand, suspended classes in all levels.

Signal number 3 has been raised in Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Dinagat Province, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Misamis Oriental, Camiguin, Bukidnon, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, North Cotabato, Lanao del Sur, Lanao del Norte Misamis Occidental, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur and Davao del Norte including Samal Island, Southern Leyte, Bohol, Negros Oriental, Siquijor and Southern Cebu.

Signal number 2 has been raised Davao del Sur, Sultan Kudarat, Zamboanga Sibugay, Maguindanao, Cebu, Iloilo, Guimaras, Capiz, Leyte and Negros Occidental.

While Storm Signal No 1 has been declared in Basilan, Sarangani, South Cotabato, Northern Samar, Eastern Samar, Western Samar, Aklan, Antique, Palawan and Masbate. – Rappler.com

Advertising agencies in Davao City have already rolled down their billboards. Photo by Karlos Manlupig.