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       Portfolio Manager Mathabang Naketsana                                          Director Community Services - Mr Luther Kokose

 

 

The department of Community Services is mainly responsible for service such as integrated solid waste management; traffic and law enforcement, fire and disaster management; housing development facilitation and maintenance of existing infrastructure such as public amenities, parks, cemeteries, pounds, community halls, libraries, sports fields and recreational facilities. The department is politically led by Portfolio Head Councillor Mathabang Lillian Naketsana and administratively headed by Mr Thembinkosi Luther Kokose who is assisted in managing the department by Mr Sibongile Memani- Manager Parks and Public Amenities, Mr Lekhetho Mareka- Chief Traffic Officer, Law Enforcement and Disaster Management and Vacant position- Manager Waste Management  . The department has the following function:

Waste Management and Cleansing

  • Refuse removal
  • Landfill site management

Parks and Public Amenities

  • Library services
  • Pound operations and management
  • Well maintained parks, open spaces and other municipal amenities (Halls, Cemeteries, sports fields, public toilets etc

Law Enforcement

  • Assist      with revision of relevant  Bylaws (waste bylaws, bylaw relating to      waste disposal sites, nuisance bylaws
  • Traffic regulations and law enforcement