Palawan gov’t sends delegates in Tourism Road Infrastructure Program Consultation Workshop
Key officials of Palawan provincial government as well as representatives from various local governments hav joined the Tourism Road Infrastructure Program (TRIP) Consultation Workshop held in Ermita, Manila.
Provincial Tourism Officer Maribel Buñi led the Palawan contingent together with representatives from Busuanga, Coron, Cagayancillo, Taytay, San Vicente, Rizal, Balabac, Española, Narra and Puerto Princesa
The said workshop was spearheaded by Director Danilo Intong from the Department of Tourism (DOT)-MIMAROPA and Engr. Rene Escuadro, head of Planning Division ng Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-MIMAROPA.
“Dito ay inilatag ang mga plano para sa 2020 Tourism Road Priority Projects na may pangunahing layunin na gawing accessible ang mga kalsada patungo sa mga tourism destinations sa Palawan at iba pang probinsya sa MIMAROPA,” the provincial government said.
“Tinalakay din ang ilang estratehiya upang mapalakas ang pagpaplano, pagtukoy, pagsusuri at pagpopondo ng Tourism Road Infrastructure Program,” it added.
For this year, the Capitol has an approved Tourism Road Infrastracture Project in Brooke’s Point.
Included in the project are the construction and rehabilitation of the following: New Panay Road, Lina–Sabsaban Falls, Matangkay Road–Ocean Spring, Mati Road, road going to Fresh water Mini Lagoon in Samariniana Upper Tamlang, Tabud Road–Sitio Tabud Waterfalls, Tagpinasao Road–Salogon Eco-Tourism Site, Udiok Road–Inkera Falls in Malis, Sitio Lada–Pangobilian, Rizal Road–Brgy. Mambalot, Bulho Road–Little Baguio sa Brgy. Calasaguen, and Amas Road.
“Sa bayan ng San Vicente, sasailalim sa pagsesemento ang access road sa Brgy. Sto. Niño patungong Ombo Falls at Bato ni Ningning, Crossing Landing Road –Tugduan Mangrove Forest Eco-Park, Barangay Poblacion–Cappari Cove at Long beach, New Agutaya–San Isidro Tourism Access Road patungong Long beach at Access Road patungong Pamuayan Waterfalls,” the province said.
“Kasama rin sa aprubadong road project sa bayan ng Roxas ang National Highway–Cayasan Falls sa Brgy. Dumarao, Eco-Park access–Sitio Man-ag sa Brgy. IV, National Highway–Katutubo Site sa Brgy. Tinitian, Provincial Road–So. Ita-wa Deck sa Brgy. San Jose, at Provincial Road–Tumarbong View Deck sa Brgy. Tumarbong,” it added.
In Narra town, projects under the TRIP include road going to Trident Oil Mine Site Eco-Adventure Park in Brgy. Poblacion, Tourism Road–So. Mariwara in Brgy. Princess Urduja and Antipuluan Sea Road–Taritien Beach.