The City of Ekurhuleni intends to build 100 000 RDP houses this year. This is according to Finance MMC Dr. Nkosindiphile Xhakaza who tabled his budget speech on Thursday morning.
Xhakaza says the City is going ahead with its project to build six mega-cities.
He says land will also be made available for people who can afford to build houses for themselves.
“We are busy preparing the land what we need once that land is ready is to put top structures to target the 100K on the other hand service stands are not complicated about 8200 service stands. We have handed them over in a period of a year, we are busy preparing 7000 or so that we are busy preparing.”
The much anticipated budget plan from the City of Ekurhuleni focused on how the municipality will spend their budgets in the new financial year.