Addis Ababa City Administration is one of the most important parts of the Government of Ethiopia. The city administration of Addis Ababa takes care of the general welfare of the people of the city. There are many responsibilities that are endowed with the Addis Ababa City Council, an integral part of the city administration. A political and cultural hub in Ethiopia, the city administration of Addis Ababa also aims to make the city into a center of national economic growth as well as into a major diplomatic capital in the African continent.
Addis Ababa city administration is also responsible for the growth and development of the city infrastructure. The city administration, Addis Ababa works with certain objectives and plans in their mind. Some of the objectives are as follows:
To generate ample employment opportunities in the capital city of Ethiopia.
To develop the city into a major hub of trade, commerce and industry in the country.
To enhance economic development through various research programs and developmental activities.
To provide support and help to the backward sections of the society.
To look into the well being of the general people of the city.
To maintain cultural harmony among the people in the city.
Providing good municipal services to the general people of the city is also one of the most important functions of the Addis Ababa City Administration. There are some Municipal Service Organs that work hand in hand with the city administration. Some of these Municipal Service Organs in Addis Ababa are as follows:
Land Development Agency
Water& Sewerage Authority
Acts & Civil Status Documents Record
Addis Ababa Road Authority
Sanitation and Beautification
Land Administration Authority
Fire and Services
Code Enforcement Service
Houses Development Project Office
Infrastructure & Construction
The Mayor of Addis Ababa is the head of the City Administration services in the capital city of Ethiopia. The mayor of the city is assisted by other organs like the city cabinet, the city judicial organs and by the chief auditor of the city.