Inauguration of MCC Funded Highway
Ambassador Mari Carmen Aponte accompanied President Mauricio Funes in the inauguration of the first 27 miles of the Northern Transnational Highway built with Millenium Challenge Corporation, MCC, Funds.
The ceremony was held on the bridge over the Lempa river that communicates Metapán and Santa Rosa Guachipilín, with Chalatenango. This bridge is also part of the $461 million compact the MCC granted El Salvador to develop the North of the country.
Members of the government, MCC representatives, mayors and members of the communities that benefit from the project were present at the event.