TACLOBAN CITY– The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Leyte 2nd District Engineering Office has recently completed the first phase of the multi-purpose building in Barangay Mag-aso, La Paz town.

The P6.9 million multi-purpose building in Barangay Mag-aso,La Paz, Leyte is now completed as reported by the 2nd Leyte District Engineering Office.

According to District Engineer Leo Edward Oppura, the new infrastructure facility aims to provide the local community with a reliable space to accommodate a range of activities and sports for the local 683 residents.

The project is funded under the General Appropriation Act (GAA) CY 2023 with a total contract amount of P6.9 million which includes embankment, concrete works, reinforcing steel, trusses, and roofing undertaken by IVS Builders and is under its basic infrastructure program multi-purpose buildings and facilities to support social services.

A multi-purpose facility is beneficial because it has the ability to connect people to their community, it can facilitate a multitude of programs and events, thus boosting relationships and friendships among the people in the locality.