After the meetings and visits of the incoming NIA Administrator in the Central Office, Peter Tiu Lavina together with the NIA Officer-in-Charge, Diosdado A. Rosales visited the Office of the Upper Pampanga River Integrated Irrigation System (UPRIIS) in Cabanatuan City then afterwards visited the Pantabangan Dam in the Municipality of Pantabangan in Nueva Ecija. UPRIIS is the second NIA office that the incoming Administrator visited to discuss his plans and programs for the agency.
Along with the OIC Administrator, Mr. Lavina also paid a visit to NIA Regional Office 3, Tambubong, San Rafael, Bulacan on December 7, 2017. The 3rd NIA office that the incoming BIG BOSS visited even though he is not yet officially voted for the position.
After a short meeting with the top NIA Region 3 officials, Mr. Lavina and Engr. Rosales proceeded to the Angat Afterbay Regulator (Bustos) Dam, located in Brangay Tibagan, Bustos, Bulacan, the largest rubber dam in Asia and 2nd in the world which is programmed for rehabilitation and replacement of the existing rubber gates.
The incoming Administrator, Peter Tiu Lavina is a humble and simple person with a broad foresight for the betterment of the agency and its farmer-partners in accordance with President Duterte’s No Irrigation Fee policy.