We are committed to promote better quality of life by pursuing maximum socio-economic development through improved livelihood opportunities, access to quality education, infrastructure development and sustained delivery of basic services.


A progressive and sustainable city, center of agriculture, ecotourism, business and sports, with God-loving and empowered citizenry under good governance and strong political will.

Major Goals

  • Ensure a sustainable level of socio-economic growth.
  • Reduce poverty incidence through a program of sustainable economic development in order to attain optimum production of basic food and commercial crops, livestock and poultry, fishery outputs and forestry products and eventually cause a significant increase in family income.
  • Better quality of life through adequate, relevant, responsive and effective social services.
  • Adequate and properly maintained infrastructures and efficient utilities to spur economic growth.
  • Improve productivity of all government personnel.
  • Promote an orderly and peaceful environment to hasten economic development.
  • Optimum utilization of the city’s land resource.

Major Objectives

  • To increase production of food, commercial crops and livestock.
  • To accelerate industrial development and trade expansion by harnessing agro-based resources and potentials.
  • To protect/conserve fishery and forestry resources.
  • To develop existing and potential tourist spots.
  • To provide/improve basic infrastructure facilities and social amenities.
  • To improve the quality of life of the poor through a package of social services.
  • To upgrade the competencies of government workers to make them more responsive to the call of public service.
  • To improve the peace and order situation in the city.