Kabacan town reports project accomplishments
by Rhodz Beñez
Koronadal City (19 June) -- The Local Government Unit of Kabacan headed by Mayor George Tan reported his accomplishment reports for CY 2008-2009 for the people of Kabakenos.
Mayor Tan stressed that, "All these programs and projects spearheaded by this presentation would not have been successful with out the support of other officials and employees of LGU and other agencies".
In terms of infrastructure Development the visible concrete roads of Don Segundo St. and Guiang St. Poblacion, Osias to Kayaga Nat'l Highway Kayaga. They also maintain the drainage, farm to market roads, municipal roads and provincial roads as assisted by STARCM. Recently they put up the potable water system level II in the following barangays: Upper Paatan, Sanggadong, Malanduage and Magatos. Solar dryer and SEDIP School Buildings in some barrios of Kabacan.
To uphold healthy lifestyle, LGU funded the construction of Tuberculosis Laboratory and two Brgy. Health Center in Nangaan and Simone and they supported the health Activities of MHO, and provide medical and financial assistance to indigent patient.
In Agriculture: Regular Program-On GMA-rice/Corn- 1,385 bags of certified palay and 1,985 bags of corn seeds were distributed for the farmers in all barangays. A fertilizer discount Coupons with a quota of 2,000 was distributed. By May-October 10,000 pcs of coupons distributed W.C. Access. And with assistance of High Valued Commercial Crops (HVCC) distributed 2,000 coconut seedlings to farmers of Sitio Nalinan Pedtad.
On fisheries, 220 farmers and lone association (Cuyapon Fisheries Association) avail the 144,500 pcs. & 42,000 tilapia fingerlings.
For Social Development: Milk feeding Program for malnourished children - Gatas para sa Batang mababa ang Timbang.
On Legislation: Approval of the increased budget for social spending for women and children programs. Formulated laws protecting our women and children, like curfew hours on minors, regulating videoke bars, regulating internet café, prohibition of smoking and drinking liquor to minors and many others. Adoption of Child and Youth Welfare Code of Cotabato Province and formulating the economic enterprise code of 2009. (PIA 12) [top]