The Municipality of Liloy is located along the national highway at approximately one hundred eighty-four (184) kilometers from the City of Zamboanga and about one hundred thirty-two (132) kilometers south of Dipolog City. It lies on the northwestern side of the Zamboanga Peninsula at latitude 8 degrees 06 minutes North, and longitude 122 degrees 38 minutes East.
It is bounded on the North, by the Sulu Sea; on the South, by the Municipality of Tampilisan; on the East, by the Municipality of Salug; and on the West, by the Municipality of Labason.
The word “Lilo” meaning rapid rotating or circling movement of waters, gave birth to the name LILOY of this place. The story began when a boot of the early settlers of migrating settlers was believed to have sank because of the force of the “Lilo” that occurred in the seas near the cost. Those who survived took settler and leter on decided to reside in the coastal places of the place.
The municipality has just potential that can be develop for social development foremost of which are its people. Given the proper motivation, they can meaningfully participate in the delivery of basic social to most disadvantages groups of the society. The present social services in the municipality of properly coordinated and integrated are...
The municipality of Liloy is basically an agricultural community and its residents derived most of their income from agriculture. It has a wide range for agricultural development. An analysis of agricultural production shows that rice and corn production is quite sufficient to meet the demands of the rice and corn eating population.
The municipality’s infrastructure development efforts will be directed towards the provision of all the infrastructural facilities needed for the attainment of the over-all scenario of development envisioned for the municipality for the year 2015. Towards this end, infrastructure development programs will be directed towards the realization of the goals of...
The concern for environmental conservation linger on all the strategies municipaliy. The oversiding concern is to attain and ensure human and ecological security in free area. Success in the other development thrust depends largerly in the success in preserving the environment in bio-diversity of entire municipality.