Governor Dr. Melchor Daguines Diclas said the road improvement along a poor portion of Tulodan-Sayangan Provincial Road in Atok, Benguet funded by the Provincial LGU has recently been completed. Gov. Diclas allocated funds worth P5 million for the said project to address the concerns of farmers especially during rainy days. The 137-meter improved road includes widening which accommodates two-way traffic, and construction of slope protection. The barangay LGU of Cattubo thanked the Provincial LGU headed by Gov. Diclas for implementing more road development projects in the locality which benefit over a hundred families. #HEALTHIERBenguet#UnitedBenguet
Driven by its mission: Ensure Improvement of Quality of Life in Benguet, the Province of Benguet obtained a human development index of 0.883 in 2009. The province of Benguet promises its constituents high age expectancy, accessible high caliber education and more than sufficient way of living. This, however, can't be achieved without the help of its people.
The cultural beliefs and innate characteristics of the people made it possible for them to strive and develop higher quality of life without destroying the cradle that they live in.