PhP238M sought for Silay-Bacolod Airport
A total amount PhP238,495,000 is sought for the Bacolod-Silay Airport passenger terminal expansion and runway extension . The expansion of passenger terminal and runway extension denotes better services in the airport. Complaints from passengers due to lack of airport facilities were reported in the past months. The projects are also necessary for the efficient operation of the airport, and compliance with the International Civil Aviation Organization standards.
Construction of new hotel underway
The construction of Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod Hotel has already started last June 15. The SM City Bacolod Northwing Entrance 3B between Vikings and Sperry was closed closed to give way to the start of the said construction. The entrance will be reopened after the completion of the hotel, located within the 16-hectare SM City Bacolod Complex across Rizal Street. Mall-goers who are usually passing through Northwing Entrance 3B are advised to enter the mall in other gates.
PhP667M Bacolod tourism infra projects approved
The Regional Development Council (RDC) approved the proposed PhP667 million tourism infrastructure projects of the City of Bacolod. The projects include three reconstruction and improvement of the access roads leading to declared tourist destinations like the Palmas del Mar Resort, Mambukal Resort and Sta. Fe Resort .