Efren Rivas, a candidate for member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod in the upcoming Philippine elections, is running under the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats (LAKAS) ticket. He is running for the post in Tandag City. Rivas's ballot number is 24, with the name appearing as "RIVAS, EFREN (LAKAS)".
This candidate is running for the position of Sangguniang Panlungsod (City Council) Member. A city council member is responsible for approving ordinances and passing resolutions for an effective city government, generating resources and revenues for the city’s development plans, program objectives, and priorities, enacting ordinances that grant franchises and authorizing the issuance of permits or licenses, regulating activities in relation to the use of land, buildings, and structures, and approving ordinances for the delivery of basic services and facilities.