Municipality deepens relations with business and developers

Rustenburg: The Rustenburg Local Municipality has on the 2nd August 2017, met with the business community and developers with the objective to deepening working and business relations, wherein potential developmental ideas for Rustenburg were shared, as strategic inputs and presentations were made by both political and management of the municipality, as well developers and business community.
“We have adopted a strategic priority to establish local economic development with an on-going sustainable growth for job creation. We are aware that alone as the municipality we cannot achieve that, but together with the broader community, business and developers we can do more, as we together propel Rustenburg into a world class city, where all communities can enjoy high quality of life”, remarked Executive Mayor, Cllr Mpho Khunou, during the session held at the Old Town Hall last Thursday.

Municipality provides basic services to indigent households

Rustenburg: the Rustenburg Local Municipality has in the past week embarked on a patriotic and pragmatic process of providing basic services to indigent households to its residents, with the objective to ensuring that they are done on a day-to day basis, sufficient to cover or cater for the basic needs of the qualifying households.
The registration process started in earnest on the 3rd August 2017, aiming to fast track provision of services and concluding outstanding requests, thus living up to our vision of moving Rustenburg to a world class city where all communities enjoy a high quality of life.
For one to qualify as an indigent resident, the following requirements must be met and documents submitted:
  • Payslip
  • Affidavit from police station
  • Electricity receipt
  • Three (3) months bank statement or SASSA slip
  • Certified ID copy