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Concreting of 9.9 km Road in Dueñas Kicks off

Create: 12/13/2017 - 12:06
Concreting of 9.9 km road in Dueñas kicks off

Another farm to market road is up for concreting in the province of Iloilo, this time in the municipality of Dueñas. The groundbreaking of Tinocuan-Maribuyong farm to market road held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, signals the start of the road construction.

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. led the groundbreaking ceremony in Brgy. Tinocuan, Dueñas with Department of Agriculture (DA) regional director Remelyn Recoter, Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, Mayor Mamerto Pelopero III and other local officials.

Defensor Leads Ground Breaking for 8.3 km Mina-Pototan Road

Create: 11/03/2017 - 15:05
Defensor Leads Ground Breaking for 8.3 km Mina-Pototan Road

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr., Mina Mayor Rey Grabato, Pototan Mayor Tomas Peñaflorida, DILG provincial director Teodora Sumagaysay and Provincial Administrator Raul Banias led the groundbreaking ceremony for the concreting of the 8.3-kilometer Talibong-Yugot-Nabitasan-Naslo road held in front of Mina National High School in Brgy. Bangac.

DILG gave Iloilo province a grant of P413 million this year for the CMGP. Iloilo province availed of the grant because it has consistently obtained the Seal of Good Local Governance and it has complied with the requirements set by the agency.

12.4-km.Road Concreting Project in Calinog Kicks Off

Create: 10/27/2017 - 16:30
Concreting Project in Calinog Kicks Off

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. led the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of 12.4-kilometer concrete road from Brgy. Cabugao to Brgy. Tuyongan in Calinog, Iloilo on Friday, October 27, 2017.
The project is part of the Conditional Matching Grant to Provinces (CMGP) for road repair, rehabilitation and improvement by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

CCC Highway Consultants courtesy call

Create: 09/07/2017 - 09:09
CCC Highway Consultants courtesy call

Officials of state-owned CCC Highway Consultants of China make a courtesy call at the Governor's office on Wednesday (September 6, 2017) with Provincial Administrator Raul Banias (right) welcoming them. The group is in Iloilo to conduct a pre-feasibility study on the proposed bridge that would link Iloilo and Guimaras provinces. CCC Highway Consultants is a prestigious company that has built hundreds of major bridges and highways in China and in other parts of Asia, among which the recently completed 29.6 km. Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao link project and the 36 km. Hangzhou Bay Bridge.

Guv Orders Moratorium on River Quarrying; Regulate Backhoe Use

Create: 08/23/2017 - 15:45

“The unabated extraction of sand and gravel along these river systems have resulted to the damage and deterioration of the structural integrity of bridges, irrigation dams, and other public and private infrastructures as reported by the monitoring team of National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) VI…” part of the order reads. The river systems referred to in the order are: Aganan, Jalaur, Sibalom, Suage and Ulian river systems.

MOA Signing for Iloilo Economic Zone Project

Create: 08/18/2017 - 17:00
MOA Signing for Iloilo Economic Zone Project

A Memorandum of Agreement was signed on Friday (August 18, 2017) among the Iloilo Provincial Government, Palm Concepcion Power Corp. (PCPC) and Iloilo Economic Development Foundation (IEDF) on the proposed Iloilo Economic Zone Development Project during the first anniversary of commercial operation of PCPC at its plant site in Brgy. Nipa, Concepcion, Iloilo. From left: Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, PCPC chairman Dr. Walter Brown, PCPC president Roel Castro, Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr., IEDF president Jocelyn Jalandoni-Perez, and IEDF project manager Francis Gentoral.

MOA Signing for Future Site of DOH and PhilHealth Regional Offices

Create: 08/18/2017 - 17:00

The Iloilo provincial government has made official its intention to donate a property in Sta. Barbara, Iloilo as the future site of the regional offices of the Department of Health and PhilHealth.

From left: Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, PhilHealth VI regional vice president Lourdes Diocson, Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr., Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial, DOH VI regional director Marlyn Convocar, and PhilHealth Asst. Vice President for Visayas Dr. Leo Douglas Cardona, Jr. sign the Memorandum of Agreement and Conditional Deed of Donation on Friday (August 18, 2017).

P2 M for Barangay Road Concreting in Brgy. Tubungan, Barotac Nuevo

Create: 08/03/2017 - 15:41
Brgy. Tubungan, Barotac Nuevo

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. turns over a check worth P2 million to the officials of Brgy. Tubungan, Barotac Nuevo led by Punong Barangay Edgar Bedia (3rd from right) for the concreting of their barangay road on Thursday, August 3, 2017. Joining the barangay officials in receiving the check is Fourth District Board Member Domingo Oso, Jr. (2nd from right)