Opening of Newly Renovated Cafeteria at the Public Market
The local government of San Carlos formally opened its newly renovated cafeteria and parking/night vendors’ area at the Public Market Phase II and had it blessed on Oct. 18.
The reconstruction of the 8-unit cafeteria includes interior renovation, hallway improvement, electrical and plumbing works, parking/night vendors area, covered area, landscaping, façade restoration, food display counter, mirrors, barriers, steel countertops, chairs and tables with plastic barriers where per unit has 21 square meters.
The said renovation cost of P7,958,898.96 was taken from the capital outlay and development fund and was under the supervision of Architect Kimbie Acabal of the City Planning & Development Coordinator’s Office (CPDCO).
Public Market and Slaughterhouse Department Head Leila B. Mansueto urged the cafeteria tenants to keep their units clean all the time to make it presentable to customers. Mansueto added that she had notified the tenants that they are not allowed to use coal to avoid staining the walls.
She also said that they have more plans for the public market to make it vibrant including repainting of the interior to make it look clean and new.
The tenants pay P168 for the rent per day.
City Mayor Renato Gustilo together with 1st District Congressman Gerardo Valmayor Jr., Vice Mayor Christopher Paul Carmona and Public Market staffs were present during said event.