Executive Director: Community ServicesGerald Esau
He subsequently completed a BTech in Business Administration at the Central University of Technology of Free State in 2003, followed by a BTech Project Management with honours. from the same institution in 2006, both of which prepared him well for his move to Stellenbosch Municipality where he held the position of Community Services Manager until November 2018.
Mr Esau joined Drakenstein Municipality in December 2018, where he assumed the demanding role of Executive Director: Community Services, a multi-faceted portfolio which includes a diverse array of functional areas, including Parks and Recreation, Sport, Cemeteries, Solid Waste and Landfill Management, Community Development, Libraries, Public Safety, Fire Services and Traffic Services.
He sees his core function as being the provision of strategic leadership and managerial oversight of all functional matters relating to the operations of the Community Services Department, ensuring alignment of all activities of his department with the Municipality’s strategic objectives and priorities.
This, in turn, ensures value-added, efficient service delivery of all sections in the Community Services Department to enable and support sustainable growth and development, in accordance with the Municipality’s Vision 2032.
Personal AssistantAngeline ErenstzenPhone: (021) 807 6348Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
This department consists of the following divisions:
Traffic Law EnforcementTraffic Law EnforcementLicensing Services
Municipal Law EnforcementLaw Enforcement and PoundsSecurity and Joint Operations
Fire ServicesFire Safety and Disaster ManagementFire and Rescue Operations
Parks and Open SpacesParks Paarl EastParks NorthParks Paarl Central and Pest Control
Sport and Recreation
Cemetries and Resorts
Social ServicesSocial DevelopmentLibrary and Information Services
Solid Waste and Landfill ManagementSolid Waste Planning and Compliance ManagementSolid Waste Operational Management
021 872 2323
021 807 4500
Berg River Boulevard
S33 44.248 E18 58.108