January 31, 2023

Mayor Benjamin Magalong signed city council Resolution 570, s. 2022, granting favorable review of the budgets of Harrison-Carantes-Claudio, Lower Lourdes Subdivision and Bakakeng Central barangays for fiscal years 2022 and 2023.
The City Budget Office forwarded the preliminary reviewed barangay budgets to the city council.
The city council’s committee on barangay affairs, in its 2nd indorsement recommended favorable review of the barangay budgets.
The approved measure stated the budgets be returned to the City Budget Officer for implementation.
Meanwhile, city council Resolution 551 and 552, s. 2022, granting favorable review of Tax Ordinance 1, s. 2022, of Guisad Surong barangay and Tax Ordinance 2022-01 of Trancoville barangay, respectively.
The city council’s committee on barangays affairs, in its 2nd indorsement recommended favorable review on the barangay tax ordinance considering that its enactment passed the formal and substantial requirement of an ordinance.
The same committee, in its 3rd indorsement, recommended favorable review on the Trancoville barangay tax ordinance considering that its enactment passed the formal and substantial requirement of an ordinance.
Further, the recommendations of the committee when it was previously returned were duly incorporated and considered.
The granting of favorable review of the said barangay tax ordinances is pursuant to provisions of the Local Government Code of 1991. – Gaby B. Keith