WE NEED We need local political and municipal leaders who put an emphasis on public service, not self-service. We need political representation that puts us, the public, first (unclouded by provincial or national interests). We need Councillors who are willing to sign a commitment form… and be voted out of office if they fail in their duty to do their best to uphold their election goals. We need elected officials whose agenda and constitution are easy to understand. We need plain speaking political parties and independents that seek and deliver understanding of how our local government works; the state of … ‘Click here to read full article…’
I have a challenge for the DA, in particular Helen Zille and Alan Winde who have failed to acknowledge the struggles Knysna is experiencing. Accepting my challenge with positive intention, decision and action would stop the majority of my criticism of the DA. It would even make me vote for you. I say that sincerely.'Click here to read full article...'
No matter which political party they support, most people seem to have an issue with trusting politicians.After the DA came into power in Knysna, there was an anomaly as many were supportive of the DA purely because they weren’t the ANC. What was lacking was reason. Opinions should be based on fact and actions would have been best served by ensuring that the DA was truly representing us, the people of Knysna. I became a lonely voice critizing their failure to uphold their election promises. No matter how much i explained, my critics would simply throw facts out the window … ‘Click here to read full article…’