July 25, 2018
NAVAL, Biliran – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)- Biliran District Engineering Office (DEO) was awarded Second (2nd) Place in the active implementation of the DPWH Development Communication Program in Eastern Visayas for the year 2017.
Under the leadership of David P. Adongay Jr., District Engineer, Biliran DEO has been consistently one of the top five achieving districts in Region VIII since 2012 when it comes to Development Communication Program of the DPWH.
The award thru the plaque of recognition was bestowed to District Engineer Adongay Jr. on July 4, 2018 by DPWH-8 Regional Director Edgar B. Tabacon and Assistant Regional Director Eric A. Ayapana during the regional coordination meeting held at Summit Hotel Tacloban, Marasbaras, Tacloban City.
On July 5, 2018, Adongay presented the award to Biliran DEO Information Officers Engr. Rosario B. Rosete, PIO Designate together with her P.I.O.-Alternates Engr. Gene F. Delfin, Mrs. Chelsea Quijano-Salloman, Engr. Frechbee L. Sabili, Mr. Penny Lloyd Batoto and Mr. Carl Mark D. Pedrera at the Office of the District Engineer, Naval, Biliran.
Adongay said that the award was the result of hardwork and cooperation of everyone and that he is only an instrument in achieving this.
Among the 13 District Engineering Offices in Eastern Visayas,, the award was given to the top 5 performers. Included in the top five are Samar 1st DEO (1st place), Biliran DEO (2nd place), Southern Leyte DEO (3rd place), Leyte 4th DEO (4th place) and Leyte 2nd DEO and Northern Samar 2nd DEO both in 5th places.
The Communication Development Program of the Department involves information dissemination to the public about the agency’s jobs, programs, activities and its projects which aims to deliver transparency to the public.