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Governance for each Province and the process in how land is managed as it now stands and a comparison with the vision of the Land Reform Act as proposed by Sen Angara.

  • DENR
  • NAMRIA
  • Bureau of Land
  • Provincial Assessor's Department
  • Municipality Assessor's Office
  • Town Assessor's Office
  • Department of Justice (DOJ)
  • Court of Land Registration (CLR)
  • Land Registration Agency (LRA)

Others OGO NGC LMB RTC OR MTC LRA HLURB Local Government Other Public Offices RODs
Burea of Internal Revenues (BIR) Publishers Editor of Newspaper Director Judge of the Court (ICB) Administrator Regional Director Mayor PCUP Register
LUPA-Community Association Clerk Clerk Chief of Land Sector Division (LSD) Stenographer of the Court Chief Docker Division Technical Division City Council NHMFC Clerk/Cashier
Private Enterprises authorize by LMB Clerk of the Chief (LSD) Clerk of the Individual Court Branch (ICB) Clerk Legal Division ROB HIGC
Adjoining Owners Engineer of the Section (Mapping Section) "Raffle Commitee" Clerk of HLURB UPAO NHA
Mechanical Engineer Section Chief (Mapping Section) Clerk/Cashier Technical Personnel of MEO SEC
Sanitary Engineer Clerk of Section Chief (Mapping Section) Municipality (or City) Engineers Office of MEO
Electrical Engineer Clerk of the Mapping Section Clerk/Cashier of the Municipality
Contractor/Private Licensed Architect-Civil Engineer Clerk of the Land Sector Division (LSD) Bureau of Internal Revenues (BIR) of the Municipality City Treasurer
Private Licensed Surveyor Clerk of LMB
Public Notary
Lawyer
Landowner-Lot Owner-Seller
Applicants/Members of Community/Beneficiaries/Buyer

LIST OF ELECTED PROVINCIAL AND MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS

Title Name Area Office
Congressional Representative Hon. Maria Milagros H. Magsaysay 1st District
Congressional Representative Hon. Antonio M. Diaz 2nd District
Governor Hon. Amor D. Deloso Zambales Provincial Capital, Iba
Vice Governor Hon. Anne Marie C. Gordon Zambales Provincial Capital, Iba
Chairman Hon. Jefferson F. Khonghun First District Committee on Education, Science and Technology; Committee on Civil Service and Human Resource Development
Chairman Hon. Jose Benedicto D. Felarca First District Committee on Housing, Land Use and Resettlement; Committee on Public Utilities and Government Facilities
Chairman Hon. Loretta G. Dla Llana First District Committee on Agriculture and Food; Committee on Tourism, Arts and Culture
Chairman Hon. Samuel D. Ablola Second District Committee on Environment and Natural Resources; Committee on Trades, Industry, Investment Promotions, Labor and Employment
Chairman Hon. Jury E. Deloso Second District Committee on Budget and Appropriations; Committee on Games and Amusement
Chairman Hon. Wilfredo Paul D. Pangan Second District Committee on Blue Ribbon & Public Accountability; Committee on Peace and Order
Chairman Hon. Reynaldo C. Tarongoy Second District Committee on Rules, Privileges and Public Relations; Committee on Legal Matters and Revision of Ordinances; Committee on Justice and Good Government
Chairman Hon. Saturnino V. Bactad Second District Committee on Ways and Means; Committee on Legal Matters and Revision of Ordinances; Committee on Infrastructure Development
Chairman Hon. Milagros A. Guatlo Second District Committee on Women and Family Relations
Chairman Hon. Pofirio E. Elamparo Second District Committee on Senior Citizens and Persons with Disability; Committee on Indigenous People and Cultural Communities

MAYOR/VICE MAYOR/COUNCILORS

Mayor: Hon. James Leonard Gordon
Vice-Mayor:

Councilors:

Olongapo City is politically subdivided into 17 barangays:
# Asinan
# Banicain
# Barreto
# East Bajac-bajac
# East Tapinac
# Gordon Heights
# Kalaklan
# Mabayuan
# New Cabalan
# New Ilalim
# New Kababae
# New Kalalake
# Old Cabalan
# Pag-asa
# Santa Rita
# West Bajac-bajac
# West Tapinac


City of Olongapo
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Downtown Olongapo

City classification

The Local Government Code of 1991 (Republic Act 7160) classifies all cities into one of three categories:

Highly Urbanized Cities - Cities with a minimum population of two hundred thousand (200,000) inhabitants, as certified by the National Statistics Office, and with the latest annual income of at least Fifty Million Pesos (P50,000,000.00) based on 1991 constant prices, as certified by the city treasurer. There are currently 33 highly urbanized cities in the Philippines, 16 of them located in Metro Manila.

Independent Component Cities - Cities whose charters prohibit their voters from voting for provincial elective officials. Independent component cities are independent of the province. There are five such cities: Dagupan, Cotabato, Naga, Ormoc and Santiago.

Component Cities - Cities which do not meet the above requirements are considered component cities of the province in which they are geographically located. If a component city is located within the boundaries of two (2) or more provinces, such city shall be considered a component of the province of which it used to be a municipality.

Note: Definitions taken from National Statistical Coordination Board.[2].
[edit] Income classification

Cities are classified according to average annual income based on the previous 3 calendar years. [3]

* 1st class - P300 million or more
* 2nd class - P240 million or more but less than P 300 million
* 3rd class - P180 million or more but less than P240 million
* 4th class - P120 million or more but less than P180 million
* 5th class - P60 million or more but less than P120 million
* 6th class - Below P 60 million

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