Buguey exec focuses on fisheries and tourism
Buguey, Cagayan (13 January) -- Despite political controversies and rivalries in this municipality, the officials keep abreast in developing the town's potentials for the upliftment of Bugueyeños' living condition.
Acting Mayor Licerio Antiporda III unveiled his accomplishments to his constituents in the few months of his term as acting mayor in the inauguration of their new legislative building which was funded through the aid of Congresswomen Sally Enrile and the Local Government Unit of Buguey.
Antiporda presented several infrastructure projects which were implemented and nearly completed in his term such as school buildings, bridge projects, farm-to-market roads and road concreting.
On his statements, Antiporda bared that he will focus more his attention in introducing technologies on fishery for the benefit of the fisherfolk in the area.
'Buguey is rich in natural resources. We have sea, lagoon, farms and mountains that are rich sources of livelihood but we will embark in fisheries and tourism because these are the major potentials of Buguey that will bring growth and development to the lives of our constituents", Antiporda said.
The acting Mayor wants to develop more their crab productions, seaweeds and fish productions, and other resources that could be found in their coastal zones.
On tourism, he is looking forward for the development of their beaches as one among the tourist spots in the province that would cater tourists, local and foreign.
Antiporda also stated that the other programs such as health, education, infrastructure and other social services will still be given priorities in attending the needs of his constituents and in gearing up the economy of Buguey. (Oliver B./PIA 2) [top]