Jose Maria Astorga is a candidate running for office in the upcoming Philippine elections. He is campaigning on the United Negros Alliance (UNEGA) slate, and is seeking to be elected to a seat in Talisay City. He is targeting the post of member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod. He is listed on the ballot as "ASTORGA, JOEMARIE (UNEGA)".
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.