On June 20, 1947, Lipa became a chartered City by virtue of Republic Act No. 162signed by then President Manuel A. Roxas. Lipa City is located in the southwestern partof Luzon at the heart of Batangas Province. It consists of 72 barangays, 13 of which areurban and 59 are rural.

The City Government of Lipa is headed by Hon. Meynardo A. Sabili, the City Mayor,and supported by the members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod, local officials andemployees.

Under the leadership of Hon. Meynardo A. Sabili and guided by his 7 point agenda,“IHELP”,more meaningful plans are brought to real:

Infrastructure
Information and Communication Technology
Health
Education
Environment
Livelihood
Peace and Order