Posted April 14, 2014
Written by Jay-ar M. Arante
The priority projects of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) are set for 2014 to 2016.
This was the statement of Public Works and Highways Secretary, Rogelio Singson during his visit to the province of Aklan with DPWH Regional Director, Eduardo Tayao.
Singson said more than P1.2 Billion fund was released for projects for Aklan alone during the mentioned period.
It was learned that the purpose of their visit to Aklan is for the implementation of infrastructure projects.
He also said that the reconstruction of the national road and bridges at the province including the Kalibo circumferential road, and expansion of the Kalibo International Airport (KIA) are the priorities of the DPWH.
Meanwhile, the Provincial Government of Aklan is hoping that the projects of the DPWH will help increase tourism in the province.
Translated/Edited by Rodel J. Abalus