Moses Kotane hosts IDP Rep forum meeting

09 December 2016

Acting Mayor, Clr Lawrence Kapari

Acting Mayor, Clr Lawrence Kapari

Mogwase – The Moses Kotane Local Municipality hosted Integrated Development Plan Representative Forum (IDP Rep Forum) meeting on Friday, 09 December 2016 at the Council chamber in Mogwase

The aim of the meeting was to engage stakeholders on the IDP Process plan and community needs analysis emanating from community consultations that were held last month in line with the legislation.

Development of the Integrated Development Planning (IDP) is in compliance with the Local Government: Municipal System Act No 32 of 2000.

The forum which is attended by Municipal  Councillors and officials, Tribal Authorities, community development workers, ward committees, government departments, mining companies, state owned entities, business community, non-governmental organizations amongst other key stakeholders, is formed  to enhance community participation in the municipal IDP and its processes and in the monitoring, measurement and review of municipal performance. The forum meet quarterly to discuss and reach a consensus on municipal planning and the development of sector plans.

 

Members of Planning & Development Portfolio Committee

Members of Planning & Development Portfolio Committee

This will be followed by development of cluster formation of project steering committee that will oversee projects that have been implemented and finds of ensuring that other villages that have never befitted also are provided for with services.

Once consultation with all relevant stakeholders is finalised, the draft IDP and budget for 2017/ 2018 financial year will be adopted by Council before end of March 2017.

 

The report on community needs analysis will be tabled before Council for adoption in preparation for the IDP document 2017/ 2018 financial year.

 

Issued by Moses Kotane Local Municipality

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