During the 76th Regular Session of the 16th Sangguniang Panlungsod of General Santos City held last January 24, 2012, a resolution authorizing the city mayor of Gensan was approved.
The resolution was sponsored by the Committee on Food & Agriculture which was chaired by Hon. Eduardo D. Leyson IV. The said resolution was amended as:
" RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY MAYOR HONORABLE DARLENE MAGNOLIA R. ANTONINO-CUSTODIO, TO ENTER INTO AN AMENDED MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT WITH THE NATIONAL IRRIGATION ADMINISTRATION (NIA) AND SINAWAL-CABUAY COMMNUAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC., IN REGARD TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SINAWAL-CABUAY COMMUNAL IRRIGATION PROJECT".