Marilou Tan is running for member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod in the Philippines' upcoming elections. She is running under the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan (PDPLBN) ticket and is campaigning in General Santos City (Dadiangas), South Cotabato. Tan is listed on the ballot under the name "TAN, MARILOU (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.