PRINCE ALBERT MUNICIPALITY
-Servimus- We Serve Together.
Welcome to the Prince Albert Municipality Website. Our VISION is to Uplift the standard and quality of life of the people in the sphere of the Prince Albert Municipal area and the optimal use of the resources and the sustainable preservation thereof.
The supplying of services to and facilitating of development of the total community of Prince Albert by means of:
- Community solidarity and co-operation without discrimination.
- Affirmative action and eradicating historical imbalances
- Supplying in the basic needs of residents satisfactorily and in an affordable manner
- Facilitating job creation and stimulating the economy
- Quality training and education for juveniles and adults
- Transparent, effective and community-directed municipal management with quality service delivery
- A culture of delivery
- Sustainable and sensible management of natural resources
- Facilitating democracy and promoting human dignity in the community
- Creating and maintaining a sturdy infrastructure in a feasible manner according to the needs of residents
- Norms: Fairness, honesty and loyalty with regard to the community as a whole whilst still taking the individual into consideration
CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
The major challenges we face as a municipality are:
- Financial constraints – both in communities and within institution.
- Human capacity – for the municipality to excel in terms of service delivery it is of paramount importance that the issue of scarce skills be addressed.
- real investment in communities in terms of skills development and SMME development to turn the economy around and eradicate poverty/
- Limited resource-base to appoint professional, technical and skilled personnel.