Unless delayed beyond its control, contractors of the new bridge at the back of Foundation University will be realized in 213 working days.
This was disclosed by Mayor Felipe Ipe Remollo in stressing the first ever concrete bridge will be funded by city coffers to the tune of 20.2 million pesos. When completed it will decongest heavy traffic in the poblacion area.
The winning bidder is a joint venture of Jaime B. Ching and Supreme Mega Buildings Inc.
Engineers of both the city and that of the winning bidder said only a few houses are affected because it will be using an old right of way .
Remollo has also approved the design of the second concrete bridge to be built at the Bagacay spillway going to the Bureau of Internal Revenue area and soon will be up for bidding.
Meanwhile, the city chief executive also said the CCTV system will be operational by the end of July next month. The first to be functional will be CCTV cams installed in the poblacion area. There are a total of 336 CCTV cameras to be installed all over the city with target dates of completion before the city charter day anniversary in November.jrg