THIS is the time of the year when politicians are perceived to be criss-crossing the country making extravagant promises to get support for their parties. History has shown that in many cases this perception is correct. The municipality, however, has gone further than simply to make provision in the budget for its service-delivery targets. It has also provided a mechanism whereby it is possible to monitor progress. Monthly management accounts for each business unit will be posted on our website and progress on our IDP will also be reported at three-monthly intervals on our website.