The Local Government Code of 1991, provides that the Municipal Vice Mayor shall exercise an executive and administrative powers in the legislative department being the regular presiding officer of the Sangguniang Bayan, sign all warrants drawn on the municipal treasury for all expenditures appropriated for the operation of this Office and the Sanggunian as a whole and appoints its officers and emoployees. In effect, there is now a separation of power between the Local chief executive and the local sanggunian.
To provide leadership and direction to the Sangguniang Bayan of Alabel, spearhead and support the passage of ordinances, resolutions and other programs that are intricately crafted to fit the needs of the Municipality and geared towards an efficient and effective administration of the Municipality and to continuously assist the Sangguniang Bayan in carrying out its duties and functions which will uplift the lives of the constituents locally and internationally through active engagements of highly professional and politically-matured Sangguniang Bayan Members and other stakeholders.
The Vice Mayor’s Office of the capital town of Sarangani, imploring the aid of Divine Providence, is committed to improve and preserve the quality of life of Alabelians through efficient and effective provision of services which draw strength and focus from quality local legislations through transparent and inclusive governance. It shall foster the optimum utilization of resources, promote technologies and invest on human resource where its supreme objective is the general welfare of the Alabelians.