Mayor Felipe Antonio B. Remollo instructed the release of the salaries to almost 200 beneficiaries of the TUPAD program for the unemployed/Displaced individuals from the different barangays in the city, which is implemented implemented through PESO Office. Each beneficiary received a salary P 4, 350 each for perfect attendance.
TUPAD or Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers is a community-based package of assistance that provides emergency employment for displaced workers, underemployed and seasonal workers, for a minimum period of 10 days, but not to exceed a maximum of 30 days, depending on the nature of work to be performed.