ISABEL, Leyte-The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Leyte 4th District Engineering Office (DEO) completes the Concreting of Brgy. San Francisco to Brgy. Bantigue Farm-to-Market Road in Isabel, Leyte. This project, totaling 920 meters in length and 5 meters in width, also included the installation of 910-meter diameter pipe culverts for effective drainage.

According to OIC-District Engineer Rosita A. Tinawin, the endeavor brings several benefits to the community. “It facilitates the smoother transportation of agricultural produce to markets, reducing travel time and costs for local farmers,” she stated. “Additionally, it improves access to essential services like healthcare and education for rural communities along the route, ultimately improving their quality of life.”

Funded through the DA-FMR 2023 program with a contract amount of P16,790,120.00, this project is a testament to the commitment of DPWH Leyte 4th DEO to advancing infrastructure development in the district. As the community reaps the benefits of enhanced connectivity and accessibility, this accomplishment paves the way for a brighter future for the people of Isabel, Leyte. (PR)