n IMFO : Official Journal of the Institute of Municipal Finance Officers - What is the next move for local government and municipalities ? : advertorial
|Article Title||What is the next move for local government and municipalities ? : advertorial|
|© Publisher:||Institute of Municipal Finance Officers (IMFO)|
|Journal||IMFO : Official Journal of the Institute of Municipal Finance Officers|
|Author||Pieter De Villiers|
|Publication Date||Summer 2005|
|Pages||36 - 38|
Extracted from text ... IMFO ? Summer 2005 36 Local government and municipalities have become extremely complicated environments with a myriad of issues facing them. During 2005 alone, many significant events occurred. Huge pressure is being brought to bear on municipalities from all quarters to improve service delivery. Protests against actual or perceived lack of service delivery, reminiscent of the 1970s and '80s, have taken place throughout the country, from Langa in the Cape to Kliptown in Soweto. Some of these have led to violence and arrests. Municipal workers go on strike for improved wages and violence erupts. Individual rate payers litigate against poor ..
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