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Effective March 13, 2020 - US EMBASSY NOTICE ON
TRAVEL RESTRICTION THROUGH MANILA NCR.
Effective March 15 2020 - TEMPORARY RESTRICTED ENTRY OF
INDIVIDUALS TO THE SUBIC BAY FREEPORT ZONE BULLETIN.
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Effective March 14, 2020 - MANILA AREA CURFEW NOTICE.
Effective March 15, 2020 - CLARK FREEPORT ZONE (CFZ) and CLARK VETERANS CEMETERY FUNERAL CEREMONIES NOTICE.
March, 2020 - PHILIPPINES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
VIRUS INFORMATION TRACKER
If you click the DOH.PH logo to the left, it will take you to the Philippine Department of Health site that tracks the infection rate, locations of infection and other statistics that track the virus patterns in the Philippines.
Clicking the link opens their page in a separate window.
March, 2020 - PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION REGARDING
COMMUNITY QUARANTINE IN METRO MANILA.
The following sites have information that may be useful to Veterans in the Philippines :
Philippine Department of Health: https://www.doh.gov.ph/2019-nCoV
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
US Department of Veterans Affairs: https://www.publichealth.va.gov/n-coronavirus/index.asp
US Embassy in the Philippines :
March 15, 2020 updated March 16, 2020 - IN A TELEVISED SPEECH PHILIPPINE PRESIDENT RODRIGO DUTERTE ORDERS A 'ENAHNCED' COMMUNITY LOCKDOWN FOR THE ISLAND OF LUZON
March 17, 2020 update - PRESS RELEASE UPDATE: PHILIPPINE PRESIDENT RODRIGO DUTERTE ORDERS A 'ENAHNCED' COMMUNITY LOCKDOWN FOR THE ISLAND OF LUZON
March 10, 2020 NOTICE - THIS ARTICLE LINK CONTRIBUTED BY VFW POST SURGEON ANTHONY GRIMM FROM THE MEDICAL CITY CLARK.
THE MEDICAL CITY CLARK LINK 1 (MARCH 10, 2020) https://www.facebook.com/…/a.34458032241…/1231538380384795/…
THE MEDICAL CITY CLARK LINK 2 (MARCH 15, 2020)
March 17, 2020 NOTICE - VFW POST 2485 LAMP POST RESTAURANT CLOSED FOR
IN-HOUSE BUSINESS, SETS DELIVERY TIMES.
The Lamp Post restaurant, in compliance with the public gathering directive in Luzon will be closed for in-house business. Owner Mike Scully has set a daily delivery schedule of 12:00 Noon to 20:00 (8 PM).
You may call the Lamp Post for delivery at 0939-967-1365
March 17, 2020 NOTICE - Acting VFW POST 2485 COMMANDER ERIC ZARRIELLO issues NOTICE of Post closing and meetings cancellations.
The Philippines Government imposed an Enhanced Community Quarantine and Stringent Social Distancing Measures over the entire Luzon effective 12 am 17 March 2020 until 12 am 13 April 2020, see attached Memorandum which states in part: Mass gatherings shall be prohibited; A strict home quarantine shall be observed in all households; movement shall be limited to accessing basic necessities. Please see attached copy of Memorandum from the Executive Secretary of the Office President of the Philippines for specific details.
In compliance with the attached order of the President of the Philippines, the VFW Post 2485 and Lamp Post restaurant shall be closed effective 17 March 2020 until 13 April 2020. Lamp Post restaurant management plans to have delivery service from 1200 hours to 2000 hours (Call/text phone # 0939-967-1365).
Post 2485 General Membership Meeting scheduled for 1 April 2020, the Post House Committee and Officers Call meetings scheduled for 30 March 2020 and all other meetings held at Post 2485 shall be postponed until further notice.
Information Notices have been posted on our Post website, Facebook page and Post home. The VFW encourages everyone to abide by the Presidential Order and follow the CDC guidelines on how to protect yourself (refer to CDC link): https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/prevention.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fabout%2Fprevention.html
-In comradeship and service to Veterans
Acting Cmdr., VFW Post 2485
March 18, 2020 NOTICE - DISTRICT VII CONVENTION ON APRIL 17, 2020
IS POSTPONED FROM THIS EMAIL BY DISTRICT VII COMMANDER BUD ST.ONGE
EFFECTIVE 3/18/20 AIR MOBILITY COMMAND AND US TRANSPORTATION COMMAND SUSPENDS AIR TRAVEL OUT OF CLARK. BASE ACCESS CLEARANCE ALSO RESTRICTED.
March 19 NPR interview with V.A. Secretary Robert Wilkie
March 17, 3 offices below are now closed until further notice.
March 22, POST SURGEON TONY GRIMM CONTRIBUTED THIS LINK TO THE WORLD HEALTH ORG. CORONAVIRUS ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC SITE.
March 23, 2020 NOTICE - VFW POST 2485 LAMP POST SUSPENDS DELIVERY SERVICE, RESTAURANT IS NOW FULLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.