Press Releases

CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR FESTUS KALLAY AND COUNCILOR MADINATU SALAMATU KAMARA TO PARTICIPATE IN A YEAR LONG PROGRAM IN BLOOMBERG HARVARD CITY LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE

August 23, 2018

Yearlong program provides 40 mayors and their senior leaders with world-class executive training and coaching to help deliver results for cities FREETOWN – 20TH AUGUST, 2018 – The Chief Administrator Festus Kallay and the Councilor…

REQUEST FOR THE EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

August 22, 2018

Providing Street Parking Service across Freetown August 2018   BACKGROUND Road traffic and congestion in Freetown is a significant hindrance to economic activity and citizen satisfaction. The World Bank’s 2018 Economic Update notes that, at…

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

August 22, 2018

Providing Public Toilets across Freetown August 2018 BACKGROUND The lack of public toilets in Freetown is a great inconvenience to its citizens, especially women. Furthermore, it contributes to poor levels of sanitation and cleanliness, which…

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

August 22, 2018

Construction/Refurbishment and Operation of Markets across Freetown August 2018 BACKGROUND Covered markets across Freetown are in short supply and in poor condition. Several lack water, electricity and toilets; thieves regularly steal goods due to lack…

Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr joins City Leaders from around the world in Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative

July 26, 2018

FREETOWN – 23RD JULY, 2018 – Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr is going back to school this year to study leadership and management practices, as one of 40 mayors chosen for an intensive education program with the…

Freetown City Council launches Rainy-Season Plan to Limit Flood in Freetown

June 20, 2018

Freetown, 20th June 2018 – The Freetown City Council (FCC) today launches its flood mitigation plan as part of its efforts to reduce flooding in the city and lessen the attendant humanitarian, health and economic…