PIA Press Release
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
DILG chief leads inauguration of San Jose police officeby Lizel S. Macatangay
SAN JOSE, Camarines Sur, Jan. 10 (PIA) -- Department of Interior and Local Government Sec. Jesse M. Robredo and Mayor Antonio B. Chavez of this town led the blessing and inauguration of the new municipal police station building at Barangay Boclod here over the weekend,
Robredo grace the said occasion in support of the project meant to uplift the peace and order situation within the area.
Also present during the said occasion are Chief Superintendent Cecilio Calleja, Bicol Police Director; Camarines Sur Police Director Senior Superintendent Procopio Lipana, DILG Regional Director and National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) Regional Director Rodolfo G. Santos Jr.
Chavez expressed his thanks to Robredo for the latter’s support in this endeavor, who through his representation issued an amount of P3,500,000.00 for the construction of the said edifice.
“The realization of this structure will not be realized without the prompt assistance of Sec. Robredo and the support of the community. We are very thankful that our PNP members will now have a decent place to stay in and I hope that it will inspire them even more to do their job and serve the members of our community under the headship of San Jose Municipal Police Station Officer in Charge Police Sr. Superintendent Danilo Bagasina,” Chavez added.
The three-storey building which is occupying a 400 square meter portion at Barangay Boclod, originally cost P5 million pesos but due to the timely release of fund and procurement of materials, they immediately started the construction and were able to only spend 3.6M.
GRELIPS Construction and Development (GCD) won the bid and carried out the materialization of the said project undertaken by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).
The local government unit of San Jose also gave P500,000 as counterpart and will be spent to build perimeter fence around the said station. (MAL/LSM, PIA Camarines Sur)