DOT 10 Pays Courtesy Call to Congress

16 May 2018

Department of Tourism – Region 10, led by Regional Director Marie Elaine Unchuan, met with Region 10 Congressmen to present their 1st Quarter Accomplishment Report and PAPs at the House of Representatives on Tuesday, May 22.


The three-day visit also dwelled with updates regarding the DPWH-DOT Road Convergence projects under the Tourism Road Infrastructure Program Prioritization Criteria (TRIPP-C). The DOT 10 - Regional Office urges for cooperation and support from the local government units in order to implement the projects as soon as possible.

(Top Left to right; Cong. Florencio Flores Jr., Cong. Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Cong. Manuel Zubiri, Tourism Officer 1 Mr. Rico Libre, Special Projects Officer Ms. Celeste Andres; bottom left to right; Cong. Rolando UyRegional Dir. Marie Elaine Unchuan, Cong. Ma. Lourdes Acosta-Alba)

Among the representatives present were Bukidnon 1st District Congresswoman Ma. Lourdes Acosta-Alba, 2nd District Congressman Florencio Flores Jr., and 3rd District Congressman Manuel Zubiri. Also present were Cagayan de Oro 1st District Rep. Rolando Uy, and 2nd District Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Iligan Lone District Rep. Frederick Siao, and Lanao Del Norte 2nd District Congressman Abdullah Dimaporo.

Both parties also discussed upcoming projects set for Northern Mindanao.