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web 01 R7meeting govThe Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Region 7 recently signed an agreement with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) for the construction of 13 bridges in Bohol.

DAR Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes said that the project is being undertaken under the Tulay Ng Pangulo Para sa Magsasaka. “This project aims to link farmers to production areas and economic centers of Bohol.”

In a recent conference on the project, Engr. Leonard Cagampang, Acting Chief of the Technical Assistance and Support Services (TASS) Division of DAR, said that there are 13 proposed bridge sites to be provided with steel bridges especially those badly damaged by the 7.2 magnitude earthquake, namely: Mag-aso, Antequera; Casbu and Casuwayan, Guindulman; Candelaria, Dagohoy; Hambabauran, Sierra-Bullones; five (5) Sites in Ubay re: Barangays Bulilis, Villa Teresita, Lomangog, San Vicente and Biabas and three (3) sites in Catigbian town re: Rizal, Borja and Bacsanan.

web 02 R7meeting gov“We are targeting these projects to be implemented during the 1st quarter of 2015,” said Cagampang.

Photo shows Governor Chatto (backview) discussing details with Undersecretary Felix Perry Villanueva (left) of the Finance, Planning and Administrative Office (FPAO); Director Stephen M. Leonidas (right) of DAR 7, Dr. Antonio del Socorro, DAR7 Asst. Regional Director for Operation, PARPO Grace Fua, Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer II of DAR Bohol and her staff as well as the representatives from DPWH both from central and local offices. (Merly bantugan, PIO DAR-Bohol)

Region VII News

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January 18, 2018 285

128 Bohol farmers now proud owners of lands they till

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol – The long wait is over as hope moved towards the lives of 128 Boholano farmers who received their individual certificates of land ownership award (CLOAs) in a turn-over ceremony held at Dao Diamond Hotel in this city on Thursday,… Read More..
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Dec 08, 2017 290

19 farmers in Cebu thank Pres. Duterte for new land titles

CEBU CITY – After years of dreaming to own the farms they till, 19 farmers from the towns of Ronda, Alcantara, Badian, and Barili, Cebu now realized their aspirations after receiving 21 certificates of land ownership award (CLOAs) from the Department of… Read More..
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Nov 23, 2017 400

DAR chief to PARCCOM chairpersons: “Report illegal land…

CEBU CITY (Nov. 22, 2017)—Chairpersons of the Provincial Agrarian Reform Coordinating Committees (PARCCOMs) in the country were asked to be vigilant and report cases of illegal land conversions in their areas.“Report illegal land conversions in your areas,”… Read More..
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Nov 21, 2017 203

PARCCOM chairpersons urged to persevere to uplift farmers’…

CEBU CITY (Nov. 21, 2017)—Presidential Agrarian Reform Council (PARC) Secretary Luis Meinrado Pangulayan urged the Provincial Agrarian Reform Coordinating Committee (PARCCOM) chairpersons to work harder for the advancement of farmers’ rights and… Read More..

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