Mahinog, Camiguin, Dec. 28, 2009, – Camiguin Lone District Congressman Pedro P. Romualdo and Governor Jurdin Jesus M. Romualdo inaugurated yesterday the newly-completed P4.6 million covered court in barangay Hubangon this municipality.
The Romualdos led the ribbon cutting along with Vice Governor Leo G. Lasacar, Mayor Alex R. Jajalla, Vice Mayor Rogerio C. Acle, Sangguniang Bayan (SB) members, Barangay Captain Epifanio V. Yamit and members of the barangay council.
The inauguration was held during the 12th Grand Alumni Homecoming of Mahinog National High School, which formally opened with a caravan around the island province in the same day.
The barangay covered court which stands at the vicinity of the Mahinog National High School, is another flag ship project of the Romualdo administration which aims to provide residents here of a conducive facility for their sports activities and public assemblies.
Barangay Captain Yamit thanked Cong. PPR and Gov. JJ for making the barangay covered court into reality especially in time with their barangay fiesta.
"This year's fiesta celebration is different because today we mark another milestone in our barangay history as we inaugurate our new covered court," Yamit said in his published fiesta message.
The barangay executive further said this facility is considered one of the first in the province, where the social, cultural, political and sports activities of the barangay could be held "rain or shine."
"I wish to express my thanks and gratitude to our beloved Congressman PPR and Gov. JJ for making our dream come true. Appreciation also goes out to our town officials led by Mayor Alex R. Jajalla and Vice Mayor Rogerio C. Acle for their all out support for this landmark project of the barangay," he said.