Bridge inaugurated in Abra province

news reg 1 pix 1 sept 1 2017LACUB, Province of Abra (August 15, 2017)- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) recently inaugurated the Abubutok bridge and Approach with a contract cost of Php 27,237,489.00 from ARISP Fund.

The project directly benefitted an estimated 2,977 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) and 572 Indigenous People (IP) Households in Lacub . It is also the access route to the Municipality of Ba ay-Licuan in the same reg 1 pix 2 sept 1 2017

The 50 meters bridge and 685 meters concrete pavement with 8 meters approach is part of the Php 148 Million infrastructure projects funded under the Agrarian Reform Infrastructure Support Project Phase III (ARISP III) in the Province of Abra.

This project is implemented by the DAR in partnership with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), and the Local Government Units of Lacub and Baay-Licuan. It has an equity of Php50 million from the Provincial Local Government of Abra.

news reg 1 pix 3 sept 1 2017During its turn-over to the LGU of Lacub, the Sub-project Agreements for its proper maintenance by the LGU was signed by officials of the DAR and Lacub Officials headed by Mayor Estelita B. Bersamin.

Apart from the institutional development and social preparation, the agrarian reform community (ARC) approach was also injected in the implementation of the project.

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