WHEREAS, the improvement and maintenance of the peace and order situation of the city is one of the priority programs of the city government under the present administration;
WHEREAS, in support thereto, the City Government of Cotabato has embarked on a project to install closed circuit television (CCTV) surveillance system in crime-prone and densely populated areas of the city, and has initially installed twelve (12) units;
WHEREAS, to further expand the coverage of the CCTV surveillance system and strengthen the security of the city, the City Government will be purchasing and installing additional CCTV cameras, thus there is a need to reconstitute the Technical Working Group (TWG) for the said purpose;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, JAPAL J. GUIANI, JR, Mayor of Cotabato City, by virtue of the power vested in me by law do hereby order the reactivation and reconstitution of the Technical Working Group (TWG) on the closed circuit television (CCTV) surveillance system project for Cotabato City, as follows:
SECTION 1. COMPOSITION
SECTION 2. FUNCTIONS OF THE TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP.
1. Shall be responsible in the preparation of the plan, including the technical specifications, cost estimates and other requirements for the installation and operation of the closed circuit television system.
2. Shall gather information from prospective and/or interested suppliers of equipment for the installation and operation of the most appropriate CCTV system for Cotabato City to be abreast of the latest technology that the city may adopt.
SECTION 3. REPEALING CLAUSE. All issuances, orders and memoranda issued inconsistent herewith are hereby nullified and/or repealed.
SECTION 4. EFFECTIVITY - This Executive Order shall take effect immediately.
DONE in the City of Cotabato, Philippines this 5th day of March, 2015.