Mayor Panaligan leads Calapan City Convention Center groundbreaking


The Calapan City Convention Center will soon become a reality.

Mayor Arnan C Panaligan witnessed today the pouring of the first concrete cement mix at the column foundations of the Calapan City Convention Center.

Panaligan was joined by City Administrator Atty. Adel Abas, City Architect Elmer Villas and Acting City Planning and Development Officer EnP Joey Benter.

Mayor Panaligan’s office said that main hall of the convention center will have a capacity of 3,500 people.

The city government expects the Calapan City Convention Center to draw gatherings that could boost the city’s tourism

“The construction of the convention center will enable Calapan City to become a destination for big gatherings such as conventions, conferences and exhibitions that will boost local tourism and propel local economic development,” said the city government.