CITY OF SAN FERNANDO - Some P267,780,907.95 has been spent by the provincial government here for various infrastructure projects in 2016.

The Office of the Provincial Engineer, in a report, stated that 159 infrastructure projects, programs, and activities were implemented in the four districts of the province.

Some of the projects include construction and rehabilitation of 51 multi-purpose buildings and covered areas - P109,997,619; concreting and rehabilitation of 72 farm to market and barangay roads - P78,793,883 and evacuation centers - 28,162,148.51; construction of a two-storey school building at the Don Honorio Ventura Technological State University (DHVTSU) in Sta. Catalina, Lubao- P19,947,773.34; repair and construction of other school buildings otherprimary and secondary schools in the province - P10,298,712.

Meanwhile, some P3,206,488.94 were spent for the upgrading and improvement of the Regional Anti-Crime Office in Camp Olivas and construction of two new Philippine National Police quarters.

Some P2,058,569.85 were spent for the repairs and improvement at the Arayat District Hospital and Mabalacat District Hospital, while P1,624,152.84 was spent for the repair of various department offices in the Provincial Capitol.

The provincial government also constructed footbridges worth P2,835,253.54; line and irrigation canals - P6,689,702.35; perimeter fences -P3,302,902.32; diversion dam - P517,648.84; barangay outpost - P238,143.33; and boundary marker - P81,936.68.