Department Of Planning
The Department of Planning and Information System
Departmental Objective: To initiate and facilitate the physical and socio-economic development of the town.
Functions of the Department:
To coordinate environmental and socio-economic planning in order to attain coordinated development in the District
- Environmental Mainstreaming
Ensures effectively the mainstreaming of environmental concerns in the District plans and programmes in order to enhance sustainable development.
- Socio-Economic Planning
Coordinates effectively socio-economic planning in order to enhance implementation of District development plans and programmes.
- Monitoring and Evaluation
Coordinates effectively the monitoring and evaluation of District development programmes in order to facilitate implementation of appropriate interventions.
- Physical Planning
Coordinates effectively land use planning in order to achieve coordinated development and aesthetically acceptable local environment.
Coordinates effectively the determination and re-establishment of property boundaries in order to guide land ownership limits.
- Building Inspectorate
Coordinates effectively the enforcement of relevant laws by the buildings inspectorate in order to ensure compliance with building standards and regulations
- Performance management
Manages effectively the implementation of performance management system in order to improve and sustain performance.
Manages the human, financial and material resources to enhance the operations of the section.