Calapan City Mayor Panaligan leads distribution of land titles to HOPE beneficiaries
Calapan City Mayor Arnan Panaligan has led the distribution of land titles to the member-beneficiaries of the Community Mortgage Program (CMP) in San Jose Tibag Pamayanan Association in Brgy. Balite.
The distribution is part of the Housing Opportunities Towards People Empowerment (HOPE) program of the City under the administration of Panaligan.
The HOPE program is the flagship housing project of Panaligan which was started almost 21 years ago during his first term as Calapan mayor.
“City Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan led in the distribution of land titles to the members of San Jose Tibag Pamayanan Association, Inc. who are beneficiaries of the Community Mortgage Program (CMP) in Bgy. Balite,” Panaligan’s office said.
“This program was first initiated by Mayor Panaligan during his first term in 1997. CMP is one of the component programs of HOPE or Housing Opportunities Towards People Empowerment, the flagship program of the City Government in Housing, Settlements and Land Tenure,” it added.
Also present during the event were Vice Mayor Gil Ramirez, City Councilor Lorybelle Tanyag Panaligan and City Housing and Urban Settlements Officer and Infrastructure Projects Program Manager Engr. Jojo Reyes.
The president of the Socialized Housing Finance Corporation, Atty. Arnolfo Ricardo Cabling, was also present during the awarding of titles.
Panaligan believes that housing and land tenure programs are “effective anti-poverty programs that will improve the standard of living of the people.