City Public Order and Safety Coordinating Office

City Government Department Head


  • Responsible for the formulation, coordination and monitoring of policies , standards programs and projects for the operations of transport, use of thoroughfares and infrastructure requirements;
  • Responsible for the protection and safety of citizens, organizations and institutions against threats to their well being;
  • Responsible in providing relevant information in order to promote public safety objectives;
  • Responsible for the formulation and implementation of programs, policies and procedures to achieve public safety , especially preparedness for preventive or rescue operations during times of calamities and disasters and coordination and mobilization of resources and implementation of contingency plans for the rehabilitation and relief operation in coordination with other related agencies;
  • Responsible in overseeing and monitoring enforcement and implementation of public order and safety programs and projects at the City and barangay level.


  • Responsible in the strict implementation of policies and standards programs;
  • Responsible in enforcing the provisions of the City Traffic Rules and Regulations and other National Law on Traffic;
  • Responsible for implementing traffic re-routing plan as alternative scheme to decongest heavy build-up of traffic and during the conduct of special occasions or during calamities/disasters;
  • Ensure the implementation of laws and City ordinances with regards to public order and safety;
  • Responsible for ensuring a progressive traffic flow and safety of motorists, pedestrians and commuters.


  • Responsible in the development and formulation of policies and standards programs;
  • Responsible in analyzing traffic re-routing plan that involves public transport modes and services covering tricycles, buses, and jeepneys;
  • Facilitate smooth flow of administrative operations including, but not limited to, preparation of transmittals for apprehended traffic violators, preparation of traffic reports and management and maintenance of all pertinent files and records;
  • Recommend alternative strategies/ reforms for the improvement or attainment of goals and objectives of the office;