As the budget of the Municipality is coming to an end on the 30th June of each year, the mayor of the municipality must table the IDP and draft budget to the community of the municipality during May of every year. Here below is the Mayor presenting the draft budget.
On the table it is from left to right: Cllr Thapelo Loabile, Ward Councillor of Ward 3, Mayor of Kagisano Molopo Local Municipality, Cllr Segomotso Mere, PR Cllr Kagiso Botha (MMC Infrastructure) and Cllr Thabo Lenner, Ward Counillor of Ward 13
The community was happy that the Mayor has presented the IDP and Draft Budget to them and they have participated in the process and further they community has requested that the projects that the mayor has presented to them be implemented as they have been presented. The Municicipal Manager, Mr Olaotse Bojosinyane reassured the community members that the projects presented by the Mayor will be implemented as presented. The management of the municipality as well as officials were part of the Mayoral outreach programmes, to amongst the things meet with the community and be known to them also to hear the community when raising the issues to the political leadership of the municipality.
After the presentation of the IDP and draft Budget community members where given opportunity to make comments and ask question regarding the IDP and Draft Budget and members of the community were given such opportunity to do just that and Councillors and management of the Municipality led by the Municipal Manager Mr Olaotse Bojosinyane will respond to the question raised by the community members. The IDP and Draft Budget rotates across the municipality and this year the villages selected by Council were as follows: Tlapeng Village, Piet Plessis and Morokweng.
Holding the mic, is the Municipal Manager, Mr Olaotse Bojosinyane responding to the questions asked by the residents of Kagisano – Molopo Local Municipality during the IDP and Draft Budget.