Tshwane mayor vows to rescue city finances

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Tshwane mayor Cilliers Brink has announced a bold financial rescue mission to improve the city’s
ailing financial performance. Brink has his sights set on increasing revenue and reducing expenditure
in the range of R1bn a month for the next six months. During a media briefing, Brink said that there
is simply no other way to unlock the needed resources and drive performance. He said what they
have to their advantage is a R233bn debtors’ book that the city aims to turn into cash. Phemelo
speaks Tshwane Finance MMC Jacqui Uys.
12 Feb 3PM English South Africa Education · Careers

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