James Carlos Agravante Yap is a candidate for member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod in the 2022 Philippine elections. He is running under the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan ticket, and is campaigning in San Juan City, NCR. He is currently running in the First District. Yap is running for office under the name "13 YAP, JAMES (PDPLBN)".
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.