Renowned Architect Paolo Alcazaren presents to Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. and the members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan the proposed masterplan for the redevelopment of the Iloilo Provincial Capitol complex at the Capitol boardroom on Friday, December 9, 2016. Gov. Defensor wants to convert the provincial capitol complex into a unified government center with a multi-level parking building and parks.
Casa Real (old Provincial Capitol) Rehabilitation Project
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. (2nd from right) tours Architect Paolo Alcazaren (right), who designed the Singapore Esplanade and Iloilo Esplanade, around the provincial capitol complex on Monday, January 25, 2016. Defensor is planning to hire Alcazaren's services in his plan to convert the provincial government property from the Arroyo fountain to Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) building into a unified government complex.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. (2nd from left) tours the nine Philippine Ambassadors to Europe at the Casa Real de Iloilo after their courtesy call yesterday, Jan. 14, 2016. The delegation accompanied by Office of European Affairs Asst. Sec. Ma. Cleofe R. Natividad (3rd from right) are having their two-day appreciation tour of the city and province of Iloilo.
The Old Capitol Building of Iloilo, renamed Casa Real De Iloilo in October 2016, is now considered a National Historical Site by the NHI (National Historical Institute). It is the old edifice fronting the Arroyo Fountain in Iloilo, Philippines.