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MOU for road projects OKd

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18 Dec 2018, 21:38 GMT+10

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Dec. 11 (PIA) -- More farm-to-market road projects are in the offing in Cagayan de Oro City.

The city legislators in the regular session presided over by Vice Mayor Raineir Joaquin V. Uy enacted an ordinance authorizing City Mayor Oscar S. Moreno to enter into and sign the Memorandum of Undertaking (MOU) with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) covering the implementation of Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) projects in the total amount of P2.7M representing the city's 10 percent counterpart.

The projects include the concreting of FMRs of Barangays Tignapoloan (P10M), Lumbia (P5M), Mambuaya FMR (P6M), and Bayanga (P6M).

Under the MOU, DPWH shall cause the preparation of Program of Works (POWs) and Detailed Engineering Design (DED), consider the 10 percent counterpart of the city (P2.7M) and secure Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) of Certificate of Non-Coverage (CNC) if applicable, among others.

For its part, the city shall download its counterpart fund to the DPWH-Cagayan de Oro City 1st District Engineering Office upon approval of the MOU through a funding check.

It shall also monitor the project implementation of said FMR projects and maintain good road condition after completion and turnover of the DPWH, among others.

The legislation was reviewed and endorsed by the committees on agriculture and fisheries, finance, budget and appropriations and on laws and rules respectively chaired by councilors Annie Y. Daba, Edna M. Dahino, and Ian Mark Q. Nacaya. (SP/JAO)

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