Republic Act No. 9003, otherwise known as the “Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000”, was enacted on July 24, 2000. It entrusted to the LGUs the primary responsibility of implementing and enforcing its provisions on waste management within their respective territorial jurisdictions. For one reason or another, however, the previous administrations of the Municipality of current administration is now trying to correct this lapse.did not bother implement the provisions of Republic Act 9003. The
During its regular session on March 24, 2017, the Sangguniang Bayan ofpassed a resolution constituting the Solid Waste Management Board. The Board is composed of the following: Mayor Gungun Gica, Chairman; Member Otoy Dacumos, Vice-Chairman; Member Wado Gica, Member Dr. Rabin, Member Micmic Quirante, Stanley Aldemita, Roel Quirante, and Pilar Fernandez, Members. The primary duty of the Board is to prepare, submit, and implement the Municipal Solid Waste Management Plan.