ETHEKWINI NEWS FLASH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

13 September 2019

Members of Parliament to Launch Service Delivery Programme in eThekwini

Members of the media are invited to the launch of the “Public Representatives at Work: Clean and Maintain my Township” programme on Monday, 16 September in wards 83 and 79 which is uMlazi Baker and uMlazi Train Station respectively. 

The oversight visit by Members of Parliament will include rectifying maintenance issues on the day as well as listening to concerns of the community. Longer term maintenance issues such as repairing leaks, fixing potholes, the cutting of grass and collection of refuse will also be identified. Vulnerable households will also be identified during the visit in order to provide assistance. Following the oversight visit, the Members of Parliament will follow up on the work done through their Parliamentary Offices to ensure the longer term issues identified during the visit are resolved in the community.

The programme, which is being launched in eThekwini, will then be rolled out to other areas.

Members of the media are welcome to attend the event. Details are as follows:

Date: Monday, 16 September 2019

Time: 08h30am

Meeting venue: uMlazi, Emaweleni Post Office open space

For more information contact Mina Lesoma on 0734549545 or Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo on 082 807 2718.

ENDS 

Issued by the eThekwini Municipality’s Acting Head of Communications Mandla Nsele.