P217-M infra projects under 20% dev't fund implemented
Cagayan de Oro City (15 March) -- A total of 38 various infrastructure projects worth P217,808,741.53 were implemented last year in Cagayan de Oro City under the auspices of the city government?s 20% Development Fund.
This was disclosed by City Engineer Jorie J. Bingona in his Annual Accomplishment Report submitted recently to City Mayor Constantino "Tinnex" Jaraula.
Of the total number of infrastructure projects implemented in 2009, 25 project amounting to P26,795,587.74 were completed while 12 projects costing P188,804,757.66 are still on-going and one project worth P2,208,396.13 was suspended due to right-of-way problem.
Based on the report, the on-going construction of the modern four-storey Legislative and Administrative Building Project accounted for the biggest allocation which pegged at P169,300,043.
The City Hall annex building project is identified as one of the priority infrastructure projects under the administration of Mayor Jaraula as part of his flagship "Golden Mile" boulevard and riverbank development initiatives.
Under the 2009-20% Development Fund, eight (8) projects worth P4,135,300 were implemented by administration through the City Engineering Department while 20 projects were implemented through barangay administration by contract amounting to P6,715,154.04 and 10 were done through contract in the amount of P206,958,287.49. (City Information Office) [top]