For the purpose of providing an effective traffic and transportation management in the city. A scheme is imperative in consonance with the City Ordinance No. 1748-2002.
To enforce/implement national laws and local ordinance that may contribute to the City's objective in having a disciplined society, safe environment, effective traffic managemet.
The office is solely vested with the power to enforce and implement the Traffic Ordinace and related Ordinances and other traffic management plans and programs.
It operates mainly as the Redemption Office of Ordinance Violation Receipts issued by the Traffic enforcers, and imposes disciplinary sanctions for improper or irregular apprehensions of enforcers.
Finally, the POSO also has special operational function to combat colorum vehicles and other ordinance violations of public utility drivers and transport grourps.
To provide a comprehensive guideline in the use of all vehicles, roads, streets, parks and other public places as specified in the City Ordinance, subject to its maximum enforcement;
To enhance the technical and practical capabilities of the traffic staff and enforcers by conducting quality safety education, training and linkages with NGOs and other public and private organizations;
To enforce or help in the enforcement of all existing City Ordinances in coordination with concerned agencies.