Danao City, Cebu
Danao City is a 2nd class city in the province of Cebu, Philippines. It is well known for its gun making industry which started in 1905-1906. During World War II, the gunsmiths in Danao went underground to help the guirilla movement. In the 1960s gun making continued to work underground making paltik, a homemade immitations of popular guns. In the early 1990s the industry was legalized by the government.
Population: 109,534 (2007 census)
Zip Code: 6004
Political subdivisions of Danao City (43 barangays)Baliang
City Officials as of May 2010
Mayor: Ramon (Boy) Duterte Durano Jr.
Vice-Mayor: Ramon (Nito) Duterte Durano III
Cynthia A. Duterte, Miguel Antonio A. Magpale, Alejandro M. Lawas, Antonio D. Camaongay, Jesus Lazaro C. Meca, Jose Thaddeus B. Roble Jr., Carmen Remedios D. Meca, Roland P. Reyes, Jorge John T. Cane, Jovelina M. Enriquez
Previous City Officials (2007)
Mayor: Ramon "Niño" D. Durano, III
Vice Mayor: Ramon D. Durano, Jr.
Carmen Remedios H. Durano, Jesus C. Meca, Alicia B. Durano, Leonilo C. Canson, Alejandro M. Lawas, Oscar D. Rodriguez, Jr., Conrado E. Bato-on, Rodrigo G. Giango, Cynthia A. Duterte, Jorge John T. Cane