PEñABLANCA, Cagayan, August 3, (PIA ) - The Department of Public Works and Highways — Cagayan Third District Engineering Office (DPWH-CTDEO) has recently completed the concreting of farm-to-market road in barangay Lapi here on July 22, 2017.
The farm-to-market road which was started last June 12, 2017 now accords convenience to more than 100 farmer-residents in this barangay with 40 hectares of corn and rice fields in transporting their goods and services at the Centro of this town which is two hours away from barangay Lapi.
District Engineer Danilo U. Tabilas, said the farm-to-market road in barangay Lapi aim to strengthen the livelihood and ease the daily living of the people in this barangay.
“Farm-to-market roads are very essential in the development of a barangay as well as the whole town,” Tabilas said.
The project with a total length of 300 meters was funded under the Outside Infrastructure Program of the Department of Agriculture Region 2 with an allocation of 2 million pesos. (MDCT/With reports from Abigail Formoso of DPWH-CTDEO/PIA 2 – Cagayan)