LOBOC BOHOL – On Thursday, September 7, 2017, the newly installed Regional Irrigation Manager of NIA Region 7, Engr. Ramon A. Bugacia paid a courtesy visit to Loboc Mayor Helen C. Alaba to discuss NIA’s projects.
After attending his first CIS turnover in Jagna Bohol as new R7 Irrigation Manager, Bugacia without prior notice proceeded to visit Mayor Alaba to discuss improvements, repairs and additional construction of irrigation system projects in Loboc.
Despite her busy schedule, Mayor Alaba, a registered Engineer, for her part, expressed her gratitude for Bugacia’s visit and assured the latter of her commitment, mutual cooperation and support in all the projects of NIA since it will benefit her constituent farmers. She also added that she will personally help NIA in speaking with the farmers if there will be problems that may come along.
In his more than an hour closed conference talk with Alaba, Bugacia told the former of his recent inspection of the irrigational systems in the said Municipality and relayed important plans that will benefit the more or less one hundred fifty (150) hectares service areas covered by the Communal Irrigation Systems of Basak Daku, Jimili-an, Loboc Integrated, and Bagumbayan.
The said visit was done by Bugacia in order to achieve his plan of improving and maintaining the efficiency of irrigation systems in R7.
And also to assure the farmers that their problems and concerns will not be left out since they are on the process of deliberating region’s the annual budget for 2018.