MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR – KAPENGURIA MUNICIPALITY BOARD
The operationalization of Kapenguria Municipality is a step-change for the urban-town development that will come with a new level of interest and optimism in its future direction. The right framework, and the right approach to planning, is essential to making the municipality successful. We thank H.E the Governor of West Pokot County for having presided over the formation of these units and for being passionate on resourcing its programs. We recognize the support provided by the Kapenguria Municipality Board (KMB) in ensuring proper running of the municipality at its initial stage for requisite planning and establishment of governance structures as prescribed in law.
We humbly thank our Manager for working tirelessly to ensure that our working environment is improved and all legal and development partner conditions are fulfilled. To our esteemed staff, thank you for your dedication to duty and service of the people of Kapenguria Municipality.
To our esteemed residents of Kapenguria Municipality, we affirm our dedication to offer quality urban services and our willingness to listen more and take decisive action on your needs.
MESSAGE FROM THE CECM LAND, HOUSING, PHYSICAL PLANNING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Kapenguria Municipality Integrated Development Plan (IDeP) is a comprehensive blue print that will guide the Municipality and development partners in the municipality development engagement in the realization of social economic transformation of the residents.
The IDeP complies with the constitutional requirement for public involvement in policy formulation. It therefore contains conclusions and inputs from Wards, Locations and sub-locations residents and professionals including those in urban towns.
It summarizes details, plans and the projects as identified by the local people to address specific and strongly expressed issues and challenges during the municipality – community public participation meetings. This IDeP is addressed based on the following sectors: Agriculture, Water Services; Health and Sanitation Services Sector; Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Sector; Public Service, decentralized Services and Disaster Management Sector; Tourism, Trade and Industry Sector; Roads, Housing and Education Sector.
The development plan will identify and focus on a number of flagship projects which will be expected to drive the Municipality social economic transformation so as to accelerate the realization of quality and equitable development for the people of municipality.
MESSAGE FROM MUNICIPALITY MANAGER
Kapenguria Municipality through the Office of the Municipality Manager, wishes to acknowledge in a special way, the technical assistance of Kapenguria Municipality Board (KMB), Municipality administration, County governmental ministries, departments and agencies , locational chiefs and municipality residents who in one way or another contributed to the formulation of the Kapenguria Municipality Integrated Development Plan (IDeP) under the guidance of the private consultants .
I wish to thank overall County Leadership under the stewardship of H.E Governor Prof JOHN KROP LONYANGAPOUA who was instrumental in supporting and delivering this ambitious IDeP and establishment of Kapenguria Municipality.
In a nutshell Kapenguria Municipality Integrated Development Plan (IDeP) has identified key policy actions, reforms, programmes, and projects that the municipality in collaboration with the National government ,County Government of West Pokot and other development partners shall implement in line with municipality priorities, community priorities , Kenya 2010 constitution and the long-term objective of vision 2030 in its aspiration to become a vibrant and prosperous Municipality. It is anchored on the Kenya vision 2030, SDGs, MTP III and the President’s “Big Four” Agenda. It gives priority to infrastructural expansion, town-urban planning, food security, socio economic transformation and good governance.
|2.||Ms.||Catherine Lokali Kamigoi||Vice Chair|
|3.||Ms.||Lucy Chepkumun Loboo||Secretary|
|4.||Mr.||Joseph Limo Eritom||Member|
|9.||Knight Cherop Chongorio||Member|