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Alderman Grant Twigg: Mayoral Committee Member for Urban Management<h2 class="sectHeading">Vision statement​​​​​​​</h2> <span> <figure class="figure-credits right"> <img class="responsive" alt="placeholder" src="" /> <figcaption> <p> <b>Alderman Grant Twigg</b><br>Urban Management<br></p> </figcaption> </figure></span> <p>The Urban Management Directorate is responsible for efficient and effective service delivery that uses City resources to their fullest extent. The Directorate aims to create a customer-centred service delivery improvement programme on a local level, using an integrated service delivery model. </p><p>It also aims to improve area co-ordination and management of service delivery in specified areas, with agreed upon area boundaries.</p><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Biography</h2><p>Alderman Grant Twigg started his political career working as a paralegal advisor in the Stellenbosch Advice Office. He was also an advisor and negotiator to various trade unions before joining the City of Cape Town as a PR Councillor in 2000.</p><p>Ald Twigg has taken on a number of Councillor positions, with roles in various Portfolio Committees. He was Sub Council Chairperson for three successive terms and is still Ward Councillor for his area (Ward 7) and the Chairperson of the Cape Metro Regional for the Democratic Alliance.</p><p>As a community leader, Alderman Twigg holds education close to his heart and is always willing and available to help at schools and churches in his area. </p><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Projects and departments</h2><p>As Mayoral Committee Member for Urban Management, Ald Twigg has oversight over the following areas related to urban management:</p><ul><li>Area Management Comprising Areas North, South, East and Central</li><li>Mayoral Urban Regeneration Programme (MURP)</li><li>Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP)</li><li>Area economic development within Central Improvement Districts and informal trading</li><li>The 24 Sub Councils, Councillor Support as well as the Public Participation Unit </li></ul><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Contact</h2><h4>Alderman Grant Twigg</h4><p>Mayoral Committee Member: Urban Management</p><p>Telephone:<br><em><a>021 400 1218</a> / <a>072 171 1033</a></em><br><br> Email:<br><a href=""><em></em></a><br></p>GP0|#5948080e-fee5-40ae-b14e-49616dfb1e9e;L0|#05948080e-fee5-40ae-b14e-49616dfb1e9e|Urban Management;GTSet|#dc1a8a1b-0357-45bc-b768-7d9a89c8ef94;GPP|#f4549dd9-3a23-45c5-994b-69f9f60a7a69The Mayoral Committee member for Urban Management is the political head of the Urban Management Directorate.





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