29 Jun '11, 9am

PM urges Mayors to evolve the CDCs to meet changing needs

SPEECH BY PRIME MINISTER LEE HSIEN LOONG AT MAYORS' SWEARING-IN CEREMONY, 28 JUNE 2011 AT THE PEOPLE'S ASSOCIATION AUDITORIUM Mr Lim Swee Say, Deputy Chairman of PA Mayors Distinguished Guests Ladies and Gentlemen 1. Happy to join you this afternoon for the Mayors’ swearing-in ceremony a. Congratulate Dr Amy Khor, Dr Teo Ho Pin and Mr Teo Ser Luck on their reappointments b Thank Mr Matthias Yao and Mr Zainudin Nordin for their leadership and many contributions i. Cared for and served their residents well ii. Introduced many effective programmes iii. Left big shoes to fill c. Welcome Dr Maliki as Mayor for South East District and Mr Sam Tan as Mayor for Central Singapore District 2. 14 years since we launched CDCs a. Progressively done more, especially to take charge of social assistance schemes i. e.g. supporting poor families, tuition to needy children, befriending and he...

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