[by Ramil Bajo / Photo: DPWH Region XI Facebook post]
SULTAN KUDARAT –– An official of a rice–producing Barangay Kudanding in Isulan, the capital town of Sultan Kudarat province, is thanking the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), particularly the Sultan Kudarat 1st District Engineering Office (SK1stDEO), for implementing a two–storey barangay hall–type multi–purpose building worth P3–M in their barangay.
In the official Facebook page of DPWH Region XII, it quoted Barangay Kagawad Michael Morantes, saying what he felt about the DPWH–funded (and implemented) multi–purpose building project in Kudanding.
“Madamo gid nga Salamat sa DPWH particular na sa Sultan Kudarat 1st District Engineering Office (SK 1st DEO) sa ila pag–implement sang project sa amon nga barangay,” Kagawad Morantes said.
Residents of Kudanding also expressed similar statements, where they all thanked the DPWH for their new barangay hall building, a public infrastructure that will play a vital role in the government’s efforts of efficiently and effectively delivering basic goods and services to the people in barangay level.
DPWH Region XII said the multi–purpose building project was funded under the government’s General Appropriations Act. It has conference room, offices comfort rooms and amenities like air conditioning units, tables and chairs.
District Engineer Amer T. Pundag, MPA said the district engineering office will continue to assist the barangay, as the basic political unit, in promoting and advancing the welfare and interest of its constituents by building infrastructures that are beneficial to them.
Kudanding has almost 4,000 population and reportedly shared a common border with four barangays in Isulan, four barangays in Tacurong City and one barangay in Tantangan, South Cotabato. ###