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Villaba, Leyte is first to complete RAY-DILG project in Region VIII

Municipality of Villaba, Leyte completed their Php 6.6M repair of municipal hall, municipal gym and public market under the Recovery Assistance for Yolanda (RAY)-DILG Fund last July 14, 2014.

The municipal hall with 172 employees is totally operational after it was immobilized by Super Typhoon Yolanda. The municipal gymnasium with 500 seating capacity can already accommodate recreational and socio-cultural events. The roofing of the public market which was also heavily damaged is now beneficial to 79 market vendors.

The local government services, business and socio-cultural activities of the municipality are restored to normalcy after the completion of projects which were implemented by contract.

The said projects of Villaba, Leyte are the first RAY-DILG projects completed in Region VIII.