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SALGA Executives Tackle Service Delivery in Municipalities

On Wedenseday 29 October, SALGA’s top executive leadership kicked off its two-day NEC Lekgotla in Pretoria, Gauteng.

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Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) Outlines Ward Delimitation Process Priorities

While awaiting the publication of the formula for the determination of the number of Councillors the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) embarked on an awareness campaign for the upcoming ward delimitation process.

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Section 139 Intervention Leads to Mtubatuba Municipal Manager’s Suspension

The Kwazulu-Natal Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), which is charged with overseeing the turnaround strategy . . .

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  • SALGA Executives Tackle Service Delivery in Municipalities +

    On Wedenseday 29 October, SALGA’s top executive leadership kicked off its two-day NEC Lekgotla in Pretoria, Gauteng. Read More
  • Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) Outlines Ward Delimitation Process Priorities +

    While awaiting the publication of the formula for the determination of the number of Councillors the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) Read More
  • Section 139 Intervention Leads to Mtubatuba Municipal Manager’s Suspension +

    The Kwazulu-Natal Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), which is charged with overseeing the turnaround strategy . . . Read More
  • The Sarah Baartman Municipality: Leading the Way Back to Basics +

    The Sarah Baartman District Municipality is situated on the Western portion of the Eastern Cape Province. Read More
  • National Treasury Signals Shift in Fiscal Policy +

    Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene today tabled the 2014 Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) which signals a shift in the Read More
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Municipal Infrastructure Grant Transfers

supplements municipal capital budgets to eradicate the backlog in municipal infrastructure for providing basic services to poor households.  In 2009/10 financial year 89.4% of the total MIG allocation of R8.7 billion was spent on municipal infrastructure for the provision of basic services. 

R9.7 billion is allocated for the 2010/11 financial year for the eradication of backlogs in municipal infrastructure.  This sub-programme supports the achievement of targets set in the Infrastructure Development sub-programme.