An animal rescue center will be established in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental to help livestock during disasters, Provincial Veterinarian Renante Decena said.
Decena joined Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson and other officials in a site visit yesterday in Barangay Rizal in the city.
LGUs in 1st District
get livelihood boost
BY MARCHEL P. ESPINA
The provincial government of Negros Occidental turned over livelihood assistance, worth P2 million, to the towns and cities of the 1st District in a ceremony in San Carlos City yesterday.
The cities of Escalante and San Carlos, and the towns of Calatrava, Salvador Benedicto, and Toboso each receive 30 piglets. The 150 piglets are worth P675,000.
The turnover ceremony was led by Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson and Provincial Veterinarian Renante Decena, and they were joined by provincial and local officials in the district.