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Mayor Aki-Sawyerr Hosts the First Women4Climate Mentorship Program Orientation Session — 2

March 28, 2020

Yesterday, Freetown City Council (FCC), in collaboration with UN Women and Sierra Leone Women Engineers (SLWE) held an orientation session for the first cohort of the Women4Climate Mentorship Program mentees…

Mayor Aki-Sawyerr Hosts the First Women4Climate Mentorship Program Orientation Session — 2

March 28, 2020

Yesterday, Freetown City Council (FCC), in collaboration with UN Women and Sierra Leone Women Engineers (SLWE) held an orientation session for the first cohort of the Women4Climate Mentorship Program mentees…

Mayor Aki-Sawyerr Hosts the First Women4Climate Mentorship Program Orientation Session

February 18, 2020

Yesterday, Freetown City Council (FCC), in collaboration with UN Women and Sierra Leone Women Engineers (SLWE) held an orientation session for the first cohort of the Women4Climate Mentorship Program mentees…

Transform Freetown One Year Report

January 27, 2020

TransformFreetown – the city’s inclusive approach to addressing some of the long-standing challenges Freetown faces, was launched on 24th January 2019. One year on, we are pleased to share our…

New Mural Unveiled at New England

January 24, 2020

On Friday 24th January, Marcus Olsson, on behalf of Affixed Productions, unveiled his latest artwork at Jomo Kenyatta Road in the presence of Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr. The mural celebrates Sierra…

Freetown City Council Has Taken Over the Management of the CBD Sewage Network

January 24, 2020

The general public is hereby informed that Freetown City Council has taken over the management of the sewage network in the city’s central business district (CBD) effective January 1, 2020.…

The American Institute of Architects Assists Mayor Aki-Sawyerr with Plans to Regenerate the City

January 23, 2020

Three high-profile representatives from the American Institute of Architects – Mr. Joel Mills, Senior Director of the American Institute of Architects; Ms. Erin Simmons, Senior Director of Design Assistance –…

Request for Expression of Interest (EOI) for IT Partner / Firm to Provide Capacity Support to Customize, Manage and Maintain a Property Tax and Business License IT System for the Freetown City Council (FCC)

January 20, 2020

Tender No: 2020A1 Background The Mayor of Freetown and the Freetown City Council (FCC) is pursuing a strong reform agenda, under the Transform Freetown Agenda.  Hence, the FCC has developed…

FCC Plants 70 Trees Across 4 Schools

January 16, 2020

As part of our efforts to make #FreetownTheTreeTown, on Tuesday 14th January, we planted 70 trees across four schools: the Methodist Girls High School, Freetown Secondary School for Girls, St Edwards…

CRS Donates a DFID Funded Utility Vehicle to FCC

January 14, 2020

On Wednesday 9th January, CRS handed over a DFID-funded utility vehicle to the Freetown City Council. The donation comes as part of Mayor Aki-Sawyerr’s efforts to build the Council’s capacity…

Request for Expression of Interest for the Design, Finance, Build, Operate and Transfer (DFBOT) PPP Concession Arrangement for the Freetown City Markets Phase 1

January 10, 2020

Background One of the critical components of the Transform Freetown Agenda is the immediate need to address the urban mobility challenge of congestion particularly resulting in street trading. The Freetown…

FCC to install a waste to energy model at Aberdeen Women’s Centre

December 14, 2019

Mayor Yvonne engaged with Masada and their partner The Waste Transformer (TWT), Netherland on a waste to energy project. The Pilot Project, which is a sustainable development initiative, will target…