La Trinidad Mayor Romeo Salda expressed optimism that the remaining funds needed for the rehabilitation of the town’s vegetable trading post will be released before the end fo the year.
The Benguet politiko said a team from the Department of Agriculture (DA) recently visited the vegetable trading post.
Salda said he was assured that the budget release is already in the offices of the concerned DA officials.
“We learned from reliable insiders in the agriculture department that the documents for the release of the remaining balance of the earlier promised funds to develop the trading post is in the offices of concerned authorities for their perusal and eventual signing,” he said.
“We hope that we can take hold of the funds before the end of the year so that we will be able to complete the programmed rehabilitation of our vegetable trading post,” Salda added.