Local Government Budget: Committee Report
27 Jul 2020
Mr D Smith (ANC) said that the NGOs are not receiving any government assistance, and they need to be acknowledged. Municipalities still need to provide services during the pandemic and their income is under pressure. He wanted to know if the Department would render services to the new informal settlements ...
Human Settlements Budget: Committee Report
27 Jul 2020
Mr D Smith (ANC) said it would have been good to have the amended business plan in order to see which projects have been affected and which have not. He said there is potential for chaos, as frustrations are increasing. He wanted to know if there could be a focus ...
Department of Human Settlements Quarter 4 performance
15 Jul 2020
Mr D Smith (ANC) said he is aware of three sites where over 1000 plots are serviced. Only the top structures must still be constructed, at a budget of less than R30 million.
Western Cape Municipalities 2018/2019 Audit Outcomes & Corrective measures at underperforming municipalities
14 Jul 2020
Mr D Smith (ANC) asked the AG about the process whereby raw findings on management reports were first obtained, where the municipalities were given the opportunity to correct some findings before the final report. Was there a possibility for the AG to avail such reports to the public? In this ...
Government Finance and Budgets/Cooperative Governance: MECs briefing
22 May 2020
The Chairperson welcomed the two Departments and Members of the Committee to the meeting where they would be reviewing two themes. The first was government finances related to the Covid-19 pandemic, and the second was cooperative governance also related to the Covid-19 pandemic. Apologies had been received by Mr D ...