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Financial reports won’t save local government crisis, warns town and regional planners.

It is unclear whether South Africa has the will or guts to confront issues contributing to the deteriorating finances of local government in the country. There are solutions, but they will come at a political price.   All the major media and even some political parties in the country published the dire findings of Ratings Afrika’s …

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Cut municipalities from central and provincial government, BCGA reacts to president’s SALGA address

Though it is still shocking to hear 64 of South Africa’s municipalities are considered dysfunctional – only 5% of the country’s municipalities are financially stable – it is not news to anyone working in town and regional planning or the municipal environment. President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered a virtual address to the 6th national conference of …

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