cityhood

Sipi ng House Bill 9949 – An Act Converting the Municipality of Baliwag into a Component City to be known as Baliwag City

“The Municipality of Baliuag, whichnwas founded in 1732 by the Augustinian Friars is now a first class municipality and one of the richest towns in the Province of Bulacan. It was ranked 3rd Most Competitive First Class Municipality in the 2019 and 2020 Cities, Municipalities Competitiveness Index and Most Competitive Municipality in Central Luzon for four consecutive years…The conversion will certainly enable the local government to effectively respond to the needs of its constituents with more resources of a city, the local government’s capability to sustain its momentumfor growth and progress will certainly be enhanced.’