Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. distributed checks worth a total of P7 Million to eight barangays in the Municipality of Hinigaran and thirteen barangays in Binalbagan, during his visit in the said towns, yesterday.
The recipient barangays in Hinigaran were Bato, Gargato, Miranda, Narauis, Nanunga, Zone II, Zone III, and Zone IV (Poblacion).
Each of them received P250,000 for projects such as construction of Day Care center, purchase of multi-purpose vehicles, rehabilitation of stage and multi-purpose hall, construction of basketball court, rehabilitation of barangay health center, and construction of rip-rapped drainage canal.
A check worth P500,000 of financial assistance was also given to the Municipality of Hinigaran for the construction of the male and female comfort rooms and P650,000 for the Liga ng mga Barangay for various development projects.
In Binalbagan, recipient barangays include Amontay, Bagroy, Biao, Enclaro, Marina, Progreso, San Jose, San Pedro, San Vicente, San Teodoro, Santol and Sto. Rosario.
Each barangay also received P250,000 worth of financial assistance for the various projects such as the rehabilitation of health care centers and procurement of medicines, construction of CHB Canals and riprap, purchase and repair of service vehicles, rehab of drainage systems and solid waste management projects. While Brgy. Payao received P550,000 for the purchase of service vehicle for solid waste management program.
The town also received P300,000 for the rehabilitation of Barangay health centers in Sto. Ubay & Brgy. Progreso Proper.
The checks were personally received by the respective barangay captains.
Gov. Marañon urged them to make good use of the projects entrusted to them for the benefit of their respective barangays. /Capitol News