The ongoing widening of Cagayan de Oro-Airport road that is specifically located at Upper Balulang to Lumbia Road focuses on the road widening, construction of slope protection (rubble concrete), construction of drainage structures, and open canal with concrete cover and is expected to be finished on September 1, 2011.
This is the first infra project under the newly-created Cagayan de Oro First District Engineering Office which was started with a simple groundbreaking last May 28, 2011 with Congressman Benjo Benaldo and RD Norma U. Gironella.
The project has an appropriation of P20,000,000.00 and under contract with Alcel Construction. It has a contract amount of P17,350,696.65 and it has a contract time of One Hundred Twenty (120) calendar days. It started last May 5 and expected to be finished on September 1, 2011.
After its completion, the project will ease the traffic congestion at the area specially during peak hours of the day.
The project is under the 2010 DPWH Infra Program (locally funded) and is just released through the effort of Cagayan de Oro First District Congressman Benjo Benaldo.