Municipal Planning and Development Office


The planning and development coordinator shall take charge of the planning and development office and shall:

  • Formulate integrated economic, social, physical, and other development plans      and policies for consideration of the local government development council:
  • Conduct continuing studies, researches, and training programs necessary to      evolve plans and programs  for implementation:
  • Integrate and coordinate all sectorial plans and studies undertaken by the different functional groups or agencies;
  • Monitor and Evaluate the implementation of the different  development      programs, projects, and activities in the local government unit concerned in       accordance with the approved development plan:
  • Prepare comprehensive plans and other development planning documents for       the consideration of the local development council:
  • Analyse the income and expenditure patterns, and formulate and recommend      fiscal plans and policies for consideration of the finance committee of the local      government unit concerned as provided under Title Five. Book II of this Code:
  • Promote people participation in development planning within the local government unit concerned:
  • Exercise supervision and control over the secretarial of the development council: and
  • Exercise such other powers and perform such other functions and duties as may be prescribed by law or ordinance.