By Mike U. Crismundo
Butuan City – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has created a right-of-way task force to speed up the processing of right-of-way acquisitions for urgent implementation of infrastructure projects.
DPWH Regional Director Engr. Danilo E. Versola said the task force was created to minimize delays in the completion of infrastructure projects.
He said DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar ordered the creation of Unified Project Management Office Right-of-Way (UPMO-ROW) Task Force that will now handle the monitoring of ROW issues that affect the implementation of road, bridge and flood control projects.
The UPMO-ROW Task Force is headed by DPWH Undersecretary for UPMO operations Emil K. Sadain, with Legal Service Director Estrella T. Decena-Zaldivar as vice chairman and UPMO Cluster directors as members.
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