LAMP 2 conducts assemblies, orientations in barangays of Leyte towns
Tacloban City (February 10) -– Application for Free Patents or land title for agricultural lands, particularly those untitled lots under the Land Administration and Management Project Phase 2 (LAMP 2) is now on-going in the municipalities of MacArthur, Hindang, Hilongos and Matalom, all in the province of Leyte.
In line with this, Project Manager Herminigildo Jocson of LAMP 2 is calling all land claimants or representatives of untitled lots to apply and to participate in the activities that will be conducted by the project, this month of February.
Mr. Solomon Faller, head of the Social Development Division, bared that barangay assemblies will be conducted in various barangays of Matalom, Hindang and MacArthur at different dates this month.
On February 17, the Barangay Assembly will be conducted at 9:00 o'clock in the morning at Barangay Hall of Barangay Pres. Garcia in Matalom, Leyte. This will be attended by the landowners, representatives or administrator and the tenant, in order solicit their support on the project.
On February 17, at 9:00 o'clock in the morning, another barangay assembly will be conducted at Barangay Capudlosan at Hindang, Leyte.
On February 18, a barangay assembly will be conducted at Barangay Liwayway, MacArthur, Leyte while on February 19, the barangay assembly will be at another MacArthur barangay, General Luna.
On the 20th of February, the barangay assembly will be at the Barangay Hall of Barangay Danao, also in MacArthur.
Meanwhile, Tenancy Orientation seminars will be conducted to inform the tenants of their rights. The Tenancy Orientation on February 17, at 2:00 o'clock in the afternoon, will be at Barangay Bagumbayan, Hilongos, Leyte; on February 19, at 1:30 in the afternoon, at Barangay Paa, Hilongos, Leyte; and on February 19, at 9:00 o'clock in the morning, at Barangays Katipunan and Mabangon in Hindang, Leyte.
Mr. Faller called on those concerned that Systematic Adjudication and processing of Free Patent applications is now ongoing at the mentioned municipalities.
Mr. Faller also informed that the LAMP project is about to be implemented in the municipality of Babatngon.
The Project is spearheaded by the Department of Environment and Natural Resoources and is being implemented by the Land Administration and Management Project (LAMP).
LAMP 2 was first implemented in the Province of Leyte, in the municipalities. The following year, LAMP 2 was implemented in Bohol. (PIA 8) [top]