BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO
The Bacolod Sangguniang Panlungsod approved during its special session Saturday the amount of P28.7 million for the preparation of 10 additional quarantine centers and the improvement of other facilities in response to the COVID-19 situation in Bacolod City.
The amount will be used for the improvement of the facilities at the Handumanan National High School, Handumanan Elementary School, Bata National High School, Luis Hervias National High School in Brgy. Villamonte, and A.L. Jayme Elementary School in Brgy. Mansilingan.
The appropriation will also be used for the improvement of quarantine isolation facilities in Brgy. Alijis; the Evacuation Center and the Youth Home, both in Brgy. Vista Alegre; the Bacolod Respiratory Outpatient Center at the BAYS Center; improvement of drainage system at the BAYS Center area, and the improvement of other quarantine facilities in the various barangays in Bacolod City.*