Borongan City Council
approves 2012 P400M budget
By ALICE E. NICART, PIA Eastern
January 17, 2012
BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar – The Sangguniang Panlunsod (SP) of the newly converted city
of Borongan has recently approved its 2012 budget of P412.7M.
Report revealed that
of this, P27.7M goes to the Office of City Mayor Ma. Fe Abunda for her
Barangay Development Programs.
Earlier, the city
mayor mentioned, among others, that she will give focus to the
construction and rehabilitation of flood control projects in some
barangays even those in the poblacion.
This is so because she
noticed that in the recent heavy rainfalls, several poblacion
barangays were flooded due to clogged drainages and damaged flood
“Thanks to our new
Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA), this time, I can implement more
improvement projects for the place,” the lady mayor, who had been
noted to be a focused-hardworking chief executive said.
The new IRA will also
facilitate the appointment of the newly created chiefs of offices for:
City Environment and Natural Resources Office, Information Office,
General Services Office, Office of the Veterinarian, Cooperative and
Development Officer, Population Officer etc.
Some of the items
follow: Road widening - P5M; Improvement of Public Market - P4M;
Improvement of Hamorawon Park - P5M; Purchase of new vehicle - P2.5M;
construction of covered court - P2M; Health Centers - P1M; Drainages -
P15M and Day Care Centers - P2M.