New Heritage Western Cape Council to be inaugurated by Premier Winde and MEC Marais
Together with Premier Alan Winde, MEC Anroux Marais will tomorrow, 24 October 2019, officiate the inauguration of the new council of Heritage Western Cape.
Heritage Western Cape is a provincial heritage resources authority. Established in January 2003, this public entity seeks to identify, protect and conserve the rich and diverse heritage resources of the Western Cape, including its landscapes, sites, artefacts, buildings and structures.
The new council will be tasked with conserving heritage resources for generations to come, while at the same time encouraging a region and an economy with a modern future. By striking this balance, they will be able to protect our unique history, while allowing for vital new builds and upgrades which contribute towards job creation and economic growth in our region.
The Council’s term will officially commence on 1 November 2019 and end on 31 October 2022.
Source: Government of South Africa