The Local Poverty Reduction Action Team (LPRAT) and the functionaries of the City converged for Bottom-Up-Budgeting meeting on April 15, 2015 . The team convened to tackle the status of the preparation of the documents needed for the nine projects under the BUB CY 2015 and it was presided over by OIC City Director Belina T. Herman.

CD Herman announced that the funds for all the nine BUB project are available and the mother resolution authorizing City Mayor Edgardo D. Pamintuan to enter into a MOA with concerned National Government Agencies for the implementation of the projects under BUB FY. 2015 had been approved last April 14, 2015 SP session.

CD Herman asked the respective agencies to report the status of their project and their issues and concerns. Present also during the meeting are the three LPRAP signatories, Mr. Aymer Alvarado, Basis Sector Representative, Carol Sta. Maria, Four Ps parent leader and Mr. Noel Sibal, PPCRV and member of the Ugnayan ng Barangay at Simbahan ( UBAS) mentioned that they will closely monitor the implementation of all BUB projects in the city.