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        Mines and Geosciences Bureau


In the fulfillment of having an easy access to safe and potable water to families and the entire community. The Municipality of Piñan, Zamboanga del Norte and the Department of the Interior and Local Department led the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of Tinaytayan Water System on July 16, 2019 at Brgy. Tinaytayan, Piñan, Zamboanga del Norte.

At exactly ten o’clock in the morning, the DILG Provincial Director Mario A. Baterna together with Municipal Mayor Cecilia J. Carreon and Punong Barangay Josephine V. Bagundol with other Public Servants, opened the ceremony through an Invocation and Site Blessing; followed by the traditional lowering of the capsule - symbolized the start of the Water System Construction.

Messages of gratitude and gratefulness were uttered by the Provincial Director and the Municipal Mayor in the presence of the landowner who donated a portion of their land where the water source is located. 

With a project allocation amounting to four million pesos under the SALINTUBIG 2018 Program, the anticipated Water System will provide sufficient water supply to all residents.