BLESSED BY ITS GLORIOUS HISTORY AND ENNOBLED
BY THE COURAGE, DIGNITY AND FAITH OF ITS PEOPLE,
THE CITY OF TAYABAS serves nearby towns and
the whole province of Quezon as the Navel of Cultural Heritage;
Centre for Trade and Commerce; and the Cradle of Water Source;
WE, THE TAYABASIN, are healthy, educated,
disciplined and are firm believer in The Creator.
WE LIVE IN A COMMUNITY
with appropriate and adequate infrastructure; an ecologically-balanced cityscape;
a clean and hazard-free environment; with strong economy; and
led by institutions and civil society organizations
which are accountable and transparent.
FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF TAYABASIN, WE COMMIT OURSELVES.
The mission of Tayabas City is best described by Section 16 of Republic
Act 7160 also known as the New Local Government Code of 1991.
"Section 16. General Welfare.-Every local government unit shall exercise the powers
expressly granted, those necessarily implied therefrom, as well as powers necessary,
appropriate, or incidental for its efficient and effective governance, and those which are
essential to the promotion of the general welfare. Within their respective territorial
jurisdictions, local government units shall ensure and support, among other things, the
preservation and enrichment of culture, promote healthy and safety, enhance the right of the
people to a balanced ecology, encourage and support the development of appropriate and self-
reliant scientific and technological capabilities, improve public morals, enhance economic
prosperity and social justice, promote full employment among their residents, maintain
peace and order, and preserve the comfort and convenience of their inhabitants"