News

Public Comments - Public Participation and Ward Committees

A notice is hereby given in terms of Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, Act 32, of 2000, Section 16, that each Municipality must develop a culture of Municipal governance that complements formal representative government with a system of participatory governance, and must for this purpose : -

 

Encourage, and create conditions for, the local community to participate in the affairs of the Municipality.

 

Hard copies of the documents to comment on and comments boxes can be located at various Metsimaholo municipal offices and libraries.

 

The following are the links to the policy and the guidelines.

 

- Draft Public Participation and Communications Policy framework for Municipalities in the Free State Province

- GUIDELINES FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF MUNICIPAL WARD COMMITTEES IN THE FREE STATE PROVINCE 2016-2021

 

Closing date for comments is 25 October 2016