By Glen S. Ramos & Benjie Cuaresma
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — The city government on Tuesday presented nine newly purchased heavy equipment in a blessing ceremony held at the Puerto Princesa City Hall Complex in Barangay Sta. Monica.
The ceremony was led by City Mayor Lucilo R. Bayron, who stated that the equipment and vehicles will be used by the city engineering department to hasten and boost the development of infrastructure projects funded by the city.
The newly procured vehicles and heavy equipment include two (2) coasters, two (2) Fuel Truck/ Tanker, one (1) transit mixer, one (1) tractor, one (1) boom truck, one (1) asphalt paver and one (1) concrete paver.
Bayron stressed that his administration is working hard to ensure that city’s engineering office is capable of any undertaking and is properly equipped to fast-track the infra projects of the administration.
“Kailangan nating bilisan ang pagtatayo ng iba’t-ibang proyekto ng ating syudad lalo na ang pagtatayo at pagbabago ng mga barangay at mini-city halls sa mga importanteng lokasyon ng Puerto Princesa,” Bayron said.
“Ang lahat ng yan, kaya nating gawin. Kaya napakalaking responsibilidad ang nakaatang sa balikat ng ating City Engineering (Department). At napakaimportante na magawa nila ng maayos ang mga projects natin para mapakinabangan ng ating mga anak at ng susunod pang henerasyon,” he emphasized. (AI/FC/MTVN)