Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. turned over checks worth a total of P2,323,700 to the 16 barangays of the cities of Silay, Talisay and Victorias, and the Municipality of E.B. Magalona.
The barangay captains personally received the checks from Gov. Marañon in a turn over ceremony held in Talisay City, Monday.
In Silay City, nine barangays namely, Brgy. I, III, Bagtic, Balaring, E. Lopez, Patag, Guimbalaon, Guinhalaran, and Rizal received P150,000 each for the infrastructure project, declogging of drainage system, rehabilitation of drainage canals, and purchase of assorted medicines, while Brgy. Hawaiian received P100,000 for its Solid Waste Management Program.
In Talisay City, Brgys. Zone 6 and Zone 7 received P250,000 and P100,000 respectively, for the improvement of their drainage systems.
In Victorias City, Brgy. IX received P100,000 for the construction of footwalk, Brgy. XIX-A received P130,000 for the waste disposal project, and Brgy. XXI received P200,000 for the improvement of Day Care Center; while Brgy. III, E.B. Magalona received P93,700 for the construction of a 100-meter drainage. /Capitol News