Council to hold dialogue with Public Works officials PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 06 April 2017 12:02


The City Council will hold a dialogue with officials from the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) during their regular session next week.

The dialogue will focus on the conversion of local into national roads, an important issue on infrastructure project implementation.

The City Council has invited DPWH Zamboanga City District Engineer Engr Cholie Roble and other public works personnel.

Of nine local roads, only three were recommended to the City Mayor through the City Legal Office to be converted into national roads.

The three local roads which were proposed for conversion include the Zamboanga city Bypass Road Junction national Highway Sinubong, Pamucutan, La Paz, Tulungatung, Cawit, Baluno, Maasin, Sinunuc, Malagutay, San Roque, Cabatangan, Pasonanca, Tumaga and Luyahan section; the Zamboanga city Bypass Road junction national highway Culianan, Pasobolong Boalan, Mercedes, Lumbangan, and Lunzuran section; and Junction National Highway Vitali, Sibulao,Tagasilay junction.

Councilor JImmy Villaflores said that the dialogue aims to classify and identify local roads which will be converted into national. (RGAAGo)