PIA Press Release
Friday, January 27, 2012
Proposal to improve the Laguindingan Airport Road Interchange Project gets RDC-X nodby Rutchie Cabahug-Aguhob
TANGUB CITY, Misamis Occidental, Jan. 28 (PIA) -- The Regional Development Council, region 10, has approved the proposal to improve the Butuan-Cagayan-Iligan Road (BCIR) Junction Laguindingan Airport Road (LAR), in Laguindingan town, Misamis Oriental.
The proposal is actually a change in the design of the proposed LAR Interchange, said Ozamiz City Mayor Nova Princess E. Parojinog-Echavez, Chairperson of the RDC-X Infrastructure and Utilities Development Committee (RIUDC). She presented the proposal during the RDC-X full council meeting here last month.
Endorsed per RIUDC Resolution No. 40, series of 2011 dated June 28 last year, the LAR Interchange Project involves the construction of two-kilometer, six-lane road interchange to and from the Laguindingan Airport to Cagayan de Oro and Iligan City.
Components of the project include the road construction worth P100 million and road right of way (RROW) worth P50 million.
Also included in the project are the street lighting and traffic control worth P50 million and drainage system, also worth P50 million. (PIA-10 Mis. Occ.)