Gateway to the Breede Valley

Ward 1 IDP Priorities

Current challenges in the Ward

Ward 1 Challenges
  1. Slow process in housing development project
  2. Poor public participation from the youth
  3. Poor local economic development
  4. Substance abuse (drugs and alcohol) resulting in high crime rate.
  5. Unemployment


Ward 1 Priorities

This is an updated list of the wards priorities:
OrderPriority DescriptionDepartment
1900 Houses urgently needed near Hugo Street Community Services/Technical Services
2Upgrade sewerage system for housing projects Community Services/Technical Services
3Reservoirs for future developments and housing projectsCommunity Services
4Land for graveyards near Uitsig houses
5Development in Touwsrivier: Economic, Skills, Sustainable Jobs and Youth Development ProgrammesCommunity Services/Strategic & Support Services
6Resealing of roads in Crescent, CBD, Schoemansville, Steenvliet and tarring of roads in Uitsig and CrescentTechnical Services
7Law enforcement unit in Town & office of the Municipal building.Community Services
8Speedhumps in Dr Stal Street, Buitekant Street, Hugo Street, Crescent Street, Martin Luther Street & School StreetCommunity Services
9Development of play parks near by President Swart Street, Kliprant Street & Federicks StreetTechnical Services/Municipal Manager’s Office (RSEP
10Maintenance of Street Names in the whole Town except Uitsig.Community Services
11Fire station at any open space in town.Community Services
12Improvement of cricket fieldCommunity Services
13Upgrade and extension of swimming poolCommunity Services