DILG Angeles City Director Belina T. Herman shared on-air through radio program “Sulagpo Tana Angeleño” GV.FM 99.9, DILG’s programs for 2015, hosted by Jay Pelayo IV and Abel Maglambayan on May 28, 2015. Major programs discussed during the interview were Bottom Up Budgeting (BuB) and Ugnayan ng Barangay At Simbahan (UBAS).
CD Yen emphasized that BuB is an approach used by the administration to empower the poor and alleviate poverty. She also mentioned how the Local Poverty Reduction Action Team which was formulated with strong participation of basic sector organizations and other civil society organizations, identifies the projects included in the City Local Poverty Reduction Action Plan (LPRAP).
She enumerated the nine projects of the city and their status, one of which is the Evacuation Facility project under the DILG. The first tranche check amounting to Php 884,000.00 was awarded to Mayor Ed Pamintuan by Mr. Martin Porres Moral, CDD chief of DILG Region III on May 25, 2015 during the flag ceremony.
She mentioned that the BuB projects will be monitored by City UBAS Barangay Action Team.