Marcos to councilors: Pass laws to empower LGUs

President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. has urged local legislators to back the passage of the administration's legislative priorities, especially measures aimed at empowering local government units (LGUs).

Only 8 LGUs in NCR have amended ordinances for single ticketing system - Mayor Zamora

San Juan City Mayor and Metro Manila Council (MMC) President Francis Zamora revealed that only eight out of 17 localities in Metro Manila have passed and amended their respective ordinances to implement unified fines and penalties in the 20 identified common traffic violations for the single ticketing system.

DBM assures gov't has sufficient revenues to implement expanded local autonomy

Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Secretary Amenah Pangandaman assured that the national government has enough revenues to shoulder the additional budget to be given to local government units (LGUs) for the implementation of the Mandanas ruling.