Thembisile Hani Local Municipality (THLM) is situated in the most western part of the Mpumalanga Province, in the Nkangala District Municipality (NDM), and comprises of 32 Wards.
The Municipality is home to 333 331 residents (households) as per 2016 Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) data and is the second biggest Local Municipality in the District after Emalahleni Local Municipality (ELM).
The process of the Integrated Development Plan (IDP) is premised on the provisions of chapter 5 of the Municipal Systems Act 32 of 2000 which provides that Municipalities must annually review their IDP`s in accordance with the ever changing socio-economic conditions.
The current term of administration has since adopted five pillars that are the backbone of the Municipality, notwithstanding other qualitative service delivery initiatives and/ or programs that are continuously implemented. The five pillars are:
- Bulk water supply,
- Roads and stormwater (with emphasis on routine road maintenance),
- Environmental management (with emphasis on refuse removal),
- Financial viability (with emphasis on revenue enhancement), and
- Socio-economic development
We continue to cordially urge all members of the public to continue working with us in our journey of developing this glorious City of Thembisile Hani.