Barangay Dos Hermanas, Talisay City, Negros Occidental
May 20, 2018
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the laying of the time capsule underground during the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Vista Alegre Homes in Talisay, City.
The project is an initiative of the National Housing Authority under the new Armed Forces of the Philippines-Philippine National Police (AFP-PNP) Housing Program, which aims to provide quality housing units to the military and uniformed personnel that will provide stable homes and promising future for them and their families
In his speech, President Duterte lauded the efforts of key shelter agencies that made the project possible. He also recognized the gallant sacrifices of the police and the military on maintaining peace and supporting campaigns of the government aimed at uplifting the lives of the Filipino people.
“I hope you realize that we the people of the Philippines, that you serve, would like to show our gratitude by giving you a house,” he said.
The Vista Alegre Homes was the fifth housing project launched by the President under the AFP-PNP housing program. An initial of 1000 duplex-type housing units will be built by NHA on the 15-hectare property in Negros Occidental.