Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane joined the municipality of Emalahleni in the Chris Hani District Municipality, as they handed over completed infrastructure projects in the area recently.
The infrastructure projects handed over by premier Mabuyane include; a newly constructed Fini Bailey bridge, 2 internal street paving projects in Dordrecht and Indwe townships, Tsolokazi and Maqwathi access roads, phase 3 of the multisport code Cacadu sports field, 1 vehicle testing station and Cacadu park to be used by local residents.
Among these projects, Fini Bailey bridge is one of the huge projects officially launched on the day, located in Tsembeyi. The bridge is a collaboration project of South African National Defence Force (SANDF), Provincial Department of Transport and Public Works- a typical example of the District based Development Model.
These projects will change the lives of Emalahleni communities who will now enjoy this infrastructure investment for their recreational activities, improved travelling that comes with the new roads infrastructure, access to transport management services through the new Vehicle Testing Station.