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Cong. CS Bares Priority Infra Projects for 2012

Nearly half of the P20 million allocated by Congressman Cesar Sarmiento for priority infrastructure projects will go to the construction of 11 new multi-purpose buildings as well as the completion of previous MPBs and rehabilitation of similar existing buildings.

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The 11 new MPBs are to be built at Datag Central Elementary School in Caramoran, Gigmoto Rural Development High School, San Jose National High School in Viga, Buyo Integrated School in Virac, Catanduanes National High School in Virac, the CSC Panganiban Campus, barangay Sta. Rosa in Viga, Magnesia del Norte in Virac, Palta ES in Virac, Macutal ES in Baras, and barangay Putting Baybay in San Andres.

Slated for completion are MPBs in barangay Eastern Poblacion in Baras, Alicia NHS in Panganiban, barangay Balatohan in San Miguel, San Miguel RDHS, barangay F. Tacorda Village in Virac, Tilod E/S in Baras, and Tambongon NHS in Viga. To undergo rehabilitation are those in barangays Calatagan Proper and Salvacion in Virac.

The list provided by the solon’s office also shows that just over 31 percent, or P6,250,000.00, has been set aside for the concreting of roads, apportioned in amounts ranging from P100,000 to P500,000, as follows: barangays Timbaan, San Jose, Barihay, Cabcab, Esperanza and Tominawog in San Andres; Cagdarao in Panganiban; Salvacion, District 1 and Buhi in San Miguel; Batohonan, Del Pilar, Ananong, Almojuela, and Begonia E/S in Viga; San Isidro Village, Cabihian, Danicop, Batag, Calampong, Balite, Bigaa and Sto. Nino in Virac; and, Guinobatan in Bato.

Water system projects, worth a total of P2.4 million, will be built in JMA, Genitligan and Nagbarorong in Baras; Bagumbayan in Bato; Mabini in Caramoran; Sioron and District II in Gigmoto; and, Bagawang and Cobo in Pandan.

On the other hand, drainage systems costing P500,000 each will be constructed in Codon in San Andres, District II in San Miguel, and Calatagan Proper in Virac. School buildings will be rehabilitated at Tubli ES and Tubli NHS in Caramoran, and Balite ES in Virac.

The ‘hard’ projects are Cong. Sarmiento’s commitment to the local government units and their constituencies based on his frequent consultation visits to the respective areas.

Catanduanes Tribune

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