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54M projects drawn from 2016 Camiguin dev’t fund


MAMBAJAO, CAMIGUIN, December 27 (PIA) – A total of 14 infrastructure projects amounting to P54M from the Provincial Development Fund here were reported completed and or nearing completion as the year closes.

The biggest chunk is poured on the construction of the Olympic size swimming pool at the Camiguin Sports Complex.

Various road projects were likewise covered under the fund, to include the concreting works in Baylao to Abu road, Orasan to Sorosoro road, Owakan to Luwan road and Tacangon to Punto road.

Other projects undertaken include the construction of Biocon and PAGCOR buildings, barangay basketball courts, warehouse and motor pool repair bays.

These projects were funded under the 20 percent development fund derived from the internal revenue allotment (IRA) of the province.

As mandated, project as these should cover only construction or rehabilitation of evacuation centers, portable water supply system, evacuation centers local roads or bridges, sanitary landfills, material recovery facility and public facilities such as multi-purpose halls; purchase or repair of area-wide calamity-related alarm or warning system and appropriate alarming-related rescue operations equipment; and purchase and development of land for relocation of victims of calamities, among others. (JCV/PIA 10)



482M infra, facility projects to rise in Camiguin

482M infra, facility projects to rise in Camiguin

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, March 16 (PIA) – Staying in focus on upgrading its infrastructure convenience, Camiguin lone district representative Xavier Jesus Romualdo allocated P482.25 million fund this year, released through the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).

It is expected to facilitate smooth flow of goods and services, effective farm-to-market road accessibility, as well as to improve and develop of the island’s tourist destinations.

These projects also include the construction and replacement of drainage canal, bridges, and river control projects around its circumferential road; improvement of government buildings; waterworks systems; pedestrian overpass, airport runway and Benoni Port.

Various infrastructure projects like the construction of P64.6 million roads leading to Tuasan Falls and soda water spring; P50 million drainage system improvement in poblacion Mambajao; P42.9 million rehabilitation of flood/river control structures and more were likewise completed last year. (JCV/PIA)