Sheikh Hamdan approves new Dubai Municipality structure

Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed.

Gulf today, Staff reporter

Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Dubai, approved the restructuring of Dubai Municipality by creating 4 new institutions, separating governance and control systems and by transforming 8 major activities of the municipality to be in partnership with the private sector, which will help to provide innovative services.

Sheikh Hamdan said: “In line with the directives of Mohammed Bin Rashid at the last meeting of the Dubai Council to completely restructure a municipality, we have today approved the new structure of the Dubai municipality by creating 4 new institutions, separating monitoring and strengthening governance, and by transforming 8 core activities. be in partnership with the private sector and create opportunities worth 10 billion Dhs.

Sheikh Hamdan added, “The new structure of the municipality includes an environment institution, a facility management institution, a construction licensing institution and a waste management institution… The aim is to establish partnerships, to achieve financial viability and to develop services that achieve an unprecedented quality of life… Dubai Municipality is the mother of institutions and their development contributes to the march of Dubai.

Sheikh Hamdan also called on the leaders of the new institutions to start strategizing and implementing plans in line with the vision and ambitions of the Emirate of Dubai.

Lead the transformation, and we will be with them and support them to achieve the goals assigned to them.

Sheikh Hamdan said: “The current executives of Dubai Municipality are valued, thanked and trusted, and we look to them to contribute to change within the new institutions, and we expect major transformations in the organization. of construction, in the management of environmental affairs. , and in parks and neighborhood services for citizens.

The future is always brighter, as confirmed by Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the leader of the development process.

Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Governor of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, said: “Dubai Municipality provides 60% of the city’s services and represents the social, economic and service nerve of Dubai, and the current changes are part of the development journey of the city. »