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Mayor Panaligan signs P983M budget of Calapan for 2021

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Calapan City Mayor Arnan Panaligan has signed the 2021 budget of the local government on the last working day of the year.

Panaligan inked the Fiscal Year 2021 General Fund Annual Budget of the City Government of Calapan amounting to P983,790,525.80 that was passed by the Sangguniang Panlungsod.

“This is a development oriented budget that aims to jumpstart the city’s local economy after the long pandemic quarantine,” the mayor said.

“This budget provides for essential social programs in health, housing and education as a means of fighting poverty and enhancing the quality of life of the people,” he added.

Next year’s budget, Panaligan said, also prioritizes infrastructure projects that will boost local economic development and generate employment.

“Saa 2021 annual budget ng ating Pamahalaang Lungsod, binigyan ng diin ang mga programa sa agrikultura at kabuhayan, imprastraktura, kalusugan, edukasyon, pabahay, at serbisyong panlipunan ganun din ang mga programang mangangalaga sa kalikasan at kaligtasan ng mga mamamayan,” he closed.