Top officials of the City Government led by Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo underwent orientation and discussion on the proposed PPP for big ticket infrastructure projects including the construction of a Waste Water Treatment Facility to clean sewage from the public market, commercial establishments and homes.

Under the Local Government Code of 1991, an LGU like Dumaguete City is endowed with corporate powers and is authorized to enter into contracts like Joint Ventures to build government buildings, land reclamation, tourism estate/facilities, ICT systems and facilities, solid waste management and climate change mitigation facilities, transport terminal systems and other development projects.