leading to tourist destination, Bagongbong Falls at Brgy.
Caucab, Almeria, Biliran. As of April 30, 2019, the project
attains 95% accomplishment. The completion of this project
under 2018 fund which starts from the proper road of Brgy.
Caucab going to Bagongbong falls will reduce travel time
from 30-40 minutes hike to just 10-15 minutes through
vehicle ride. With the accessibility of the tourist site, it
will encourage more local and foreign tourists to visit the
2018 projects soon to be completed
May 24, 2019
NAVAL, Biliran –
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Biliran District
Engineering Office (DEO) is steadily continuing its progress for the
completion of the projects for the district’s 2018 Infrastructure
During the early months of
2019, the office has been fast tracking the progress of the
remaining 2018 implemented projects. District Engineer David Adongay
Jr., conducted regular coordination meetings together with Assistant
District Engineer Alfredo Bollido, technical personnel, section
chiefs and concerned contractors.
“We have conducted
intensive meetings addressing the progress of the remaining projects
of 2018 and completion of these projects is one of our priorities
prior to the start of construction of the projects for 2019,”
According to Adongay, four
projects above P50M implemented by the Biliran DEO has attained
significant improvement as of April 2019 compared to the previous
month. One of the projects which is the Construction of Drainage
Canal along Biliran Circumferential Road (BCR) has attained 100%
actual accomplishment while three projects which are the Road
Widening along BCR, Road Opening and Concreting of Access Road going
to Germohenes Falls in Biliran town and Construction of Bypass road
in Almeria town has achieved an actual accomplishment of 78%, 93%,
and 30% respectively.
Meanwhile, seven project
below P50M has achieved more than 50% of its actual accomplishment.
This includes the Rehabilitation of Damaged Paved Roads along
Maripipi Circumferential Road, Widening of Looc Bridge in Almeria
town, Access Road Leading to Mainit Hot Spring in Caibiran town,
Construction / Improvement of Access Road Leading to Ulan-Ulan Falls
and Bagongbong Falls, both in Almeria town and Construction of
Multi-Purpose Building in Sto. Rosario and Renovation of Naval
Municipal Building in Naval town.
Through the joint effort
of DE Adongay and the personnel of Biliran DEO, the remaining
projects will continue to be fast tracked up to date. On-going
projects for 2018 is estimated to be completed on June 2019. As of
April 30, 2019, the districts attained an overall accomplishment of