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TASK FORCE SHOWS PROPOSED DEV’T PLAN FOR MARAWI IN HOUSE SUBPANEL HEARING



Task Force Bangon Marawi has revealed the proposed development plan for war-torn Marawi City in a briefing by the House Disaster Management Subcommittee on Marawi Rehabilitation on Tuesday.

Apart from this, there are also 12 major and 11 minor project components including infrastructure projects for Marawi Rehab.

Finance Undersecretary Mark Joven says ₱45.7 billion is the total financing for Marawi rehabilitation from international groups and foreign countries.

Meanwhile, National Housing Authority (NHA) General Manager Marcelino Escalada said these are just conceptual and proposed designs by the Housing Development and Technology Department of the agency, which are still subject for changes based on the consultations with the Local Government Unit.

Disaster Management Committee Chair Representative Geraldine Roman meantime advised the Task Force to inform the committee of its priority projects among the proposed list and its target pacing of implementation.