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Stellenbosch Local Municipality strives to be the innovation capital of South Africa. Its zero tolerance approach to corruption is evidenced by its clean audit in the 2015/16 financial year.

Stellenbosch's Success Stories

Meet the Mayor & Mayoral Committee Running Stellenbosch Municipality

Gesie van Deventer

Stellenbosch Executive Mayor Gesie van Deventer first joined the DA because she believes in, and lives, the values of the DA – freedom, fairness and opportunity for all. For her, the DA was the only party to cater to these values. Growing up in Vanrhynsdorp in the Northern Cape, Gesie first got into politics to…

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News from Stellenbosch

Collect a can project

The Stellenbosch Municipality has launched its annual “collect a can” campaign in conjunction with the Stellenbosch Feeding in Action scheme. This is the third year the program is being run and the organizers aim to collect 20-000 cans of food which will then be prepared and served as meals to the less fortunate. Schools, universities…

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Ondersteun Stellenbosch Can Projek

 DEUR UITVOERENDE BURGEMEESTER VAN STELLENBOSCH MUNISIPALITEIT – GESIE VAN DEVENTER Dit is weer tyd vir die jaarlikse Stellenbosch Can projek. Hierdie projek samel blikkies kos in, wat deur Stellenbosch Voedingsaksies/Stellenbosch Feeding in Action  verwerk en versprei word.  Dit is die derde jaar wat die projek plaasvind. Die Stellenbosch Can projek strek oor die volgende drie…

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