Office of the Sangguniang Panlungsod

Ms. Avelina L. Lagman
Sangguniang Panlungsod Secretary

Responsible for all legislative matters of the city;

Responsible for approving ordinances and pass resolutions necessary for an efficient and effective city government;

Responsible for generating and maximizing the use of resources and revenues for the development plans, program objectives and priorities of the city, with particular attention to agro-industrial development and city-wide growth and progress;

Responsible for enacting ordinances granting franchises and authorizing the issuance of permits or licenses, upon such conditions and for such purposes intended to promote the general welfare of the inhabitants of the city and pursuant to this legislative authority;

Responsible for regulating activities relative to the use of land, buildings and structures within the city in order to promote the general welfare;

Responsible for approving ordinances which shall ensure the efficient and effective delivery of the basic services and facilities as provided for under the LG Code of 1991.


Responsible for receiving legislative proposal and communication;

Responsible for the transmittal of letters, communication, ordinances, and resolutions;

Responsible for the maintenance of office and session hall.


Responsible for the production of journal, minuets and agenda;

Responsible for drafting of resolutions and ordinances;

Responsible for recoding, publication, archiving and bookbinding of legal proposals;

Responsible for research of legislative proposals;

Responsible for gathering data on proposed legislative measures;

Responsible for stenographic reporting, typesetting and encoding of the agenda, minutes and journal.

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