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NegOcc barangays receive P29.3-M financial assistance from the province

A total of P29.3 million in financial assistance was distributed to 120 barangays of the various towns and cities of Negros Occidental for the implementation of local projects on April 30.

Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson led the ceremonial distribution of checks to the Punong Barangays and authorized barangay officials at the Capitol Social Hall, in the presence of board member Jeffrey Tubola.

The said barangay projects include installation of solar street lights, improvement of water systems, construction of fences, construction of multi-purpose halls and pedestrian walkways, construction of drinking water system, improvement of drainage systems and farm-to-land re-excavation. -marktweg, among others.

The beneficiary barangays received P250,000 each for their respective projects. (PR)