Municipal Planning and Development Office

Functions of the Municipal Planning & Development Office

  1. 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 sectoral plans and studies under taken by the different functional groups or agencies;
  • Monitor and evaluate the implementation of the different development programs, projects, and activities in the LGU concerned in accordance with the approved development plan;
  • Prepare comprehensive plans and other development planning documents for the consideration of the LDC;
  • Analyze the income and expenditure patterns, and formulate and recommend fiscal plans and policies for consideration of the finance committee of the LGU concerned as provided under Title Five, Book II of the code;
  • Promote people participation in development planning within the LGU concerned;
  • Exercise supervision and control over the secretariat of the LDC;
  • Issue locational clearance/zoning clearance certificate to projects conforming to land use
  • Exercise such other powers and perform such other functions and duties as may be prescribed by law or ordinance.