Councils urged: Talk to residents

2012-09-12 00:00

MAKING local government everybody’s business does not mean realising service delivery goals “by hook, crook or tender”, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has said.

Delivering his closing remarks at the start of a special conference of the South African Local Government Association (Salga) at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand yesterday, Motlanthe appealed to mayors, councillors and municipal officials to communicate regularly with residents to avoid service delivery protests. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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