Legislation meant to save failing municipalities seen as useless, says report
Section 139 gives provincial executive committees or national government the power to take appropriate steps including the imposition of a recovery plan and possible dissolution of municipal councils.
The institute’s study painted a shocking picture of little to no impact of Section 139 interventions which had been carried out throughout the years.114 days ago
A Pari study on Section 139 interventions, which are implemented when there are financial crises in municipalities, shows that the legislation is seldom used, leading to the total collapse of municipalities.114 days ago
Of the 81 experts in the technical support team, 36 are civil engineers, 14 electrical engineers and 16 are town and regional planners.538 days ago