Tuguegarao City, January 26, 2019 - The DILG R2 conducted the groundbreaking for the Construction of 2-storey DILG R2 Annex Building on January 25, 2019 at the DILG Regional Office grounds.
The activity commenced with the blessing of the construction site thru a mass officiated by Fr. Ferdinand Baculi and attended by DILG Regional Office and DILG PO Cagayan personnel.
The estimated cost of the entire building is P15 million pesos. Once completed, the 1st floor will operate as an economic enterprise center, wellness center and dormitory consisting of male and female rooms. Each dormitory room can house up to 20 participants. The 2nd floor, on the other hand, will serve as a multi-purpose function hall with a capacity of 150 participants. With the availability of funds, Phase 1 of the building will first be constructed amounting to P 980,000.00 pesos which will cover the male dormitory.
RD Leusen said that the building has various benefits to include establishment of a canteen as an economic enterprise of the office or union, lodging for field officers living from far provinces attending meetings or conferences and a gym to promote good health and wellness of all DILG personnel.
The groundbreaking was spearheaded by DILG Regional Director Jonathan Paul M. Leusen, Jr. and Assistant Regional Director Elpidio A. Durwin, with the participation of all DILG R2 and some DILG Provincial Office Cagayan personnel.