conferences to heighten awareness on DPWH projects
DPWH 2nd LED
April 10, 2019
CARIGARA, Leyte –
Intensifying the awareness of the residents on various
infrastructure projects, the Department of Public Works and Highways
(DPWH)-Leyte Second District Engineering Office conducts continuous
pre-construction conferences within the second district of Leyte.
conference involves the introduction and discussion of the project
design and overview.
“As we wait for the
approval of 2019 budget, we are doing this activity to present our
projects to the community,” District Engineer Gerald Pacanan said.
Pacanan stated that the
pre-construction activities such as conferences must be part of the
implementation to get the public be aware and involved in the
“This would be an avenue
to air concerns and issues of the residents in order to avoid future
problems that may arise during the project implementation,” he
Representatives from Local
Government Units (LGU) and Barangay Officials where the project will
be implemented, and other stakeholders are invited to get involved
and raise their concerns and issues on the projects.
The district engineering
office targets to conduct pre-construction conferences on all
infrastructures under the General Appropriations Act for 2019,
particularly the high-impact projects.
The district will
implement a total of 54 projects amounting to P1.5 billion under the
2019 infrastructure program.