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Meet the Mayor<span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​About</h2></span> <p>Dan Plato was sworn in as Executive Mayor of Cape Town on 6 November 2018. He previously served the City as Executive Mayor between 2009 – 2011 and played an integral role preparing the city for the FIFA World Cup 2010.</p><p>During his previous time as Executive Mayor, The City of Cape Town won the Auditor-General award for good governance and accountability and was highly rated for its basic services.</p><p>Prior to this, Executive Mayor Plato worked in the Emergency Services and held a number of offices, including being Councillor on the Cape Metropolitan Council and the Cape Town Unicity. He was Committee Member for Housing in 2006 and Mayoral Committee Member for Service Delivery and Integration in 2009.</p><p>Executive Mayor Plato has also served as the MEC for Community Safety, Western Cape from 2011 to 2018. Chairperson of the Economic Development, Tourism and Property Management Portfolio Committee and the Goodwood-Central Sub-council as well as a Member of the Executive Council of the Cape Metropolitan Council.</p><p>He has a wide range of interests outside Council and supports The South African National Tuberculosis Association (SANTA), of which he was chairperson until 1996.</p> <span> <img class="responsive" alt="Dan Plato" src="" /></span><br><span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Contact us​​​​​​​</h2></span> <p> Visit the <a href="">Office of the Executive Mayor</a> department page for contact details.</p>GP0|#2094c839-8341-4f23-b391-1304fbc029c1;L0|#02094c839-8341-4f23-b391-1304fbc029c1|Meet the Mayor;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GPP|#3b2fa557-1c67-40ba-b54e-9c7f47e488d5;GPP|#2ad5ede6-473c-4550-a932-aabda12143b1;GPP|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;GP0|#1c6c64b7-6d2d-40d5-8165-b1885d0fb97e;L0|#01c6c64b7-6d2d-40d5-8165-b1885d0fb97e|Meet the Mayor;GPP|#37979909-fcf8-40e7-8391-35fe96beb318;GPP|#d3f3e0bd-5b83-4c1f-845c-7e13f8f4e17d;GPP|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;GP0|#15285edb-20b9-44f2-80e7-52b13fe50373;L0|#015285edb-20b9-44f2-80e7-52b13fe50373|Meet the Mayor;GPP|#ad06c7fb-0083-4046-9a2d-e55047830986;GPP|#fdaaa5aa-bac4-497d-b6ea-347f228ec59d;GPP|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24Dan Plato is the Executive Mayor of Cape Town





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