Water Tankers were dispatched to the area, however, residents are still adamant that tankers do not resolve the issue, as shortages in the area are an ongoing problem.
The safety of students and community members were top of the agenda. Authorities acknowledged the challengers that the community is facing, and committed to work together to resolve the problems…
Over the past few weeks, many residents would have received their new property valuation notice by email and/or post. If you haven’t, you should be able to view it online on the www.joburg.org.za website.
The Johannesburg Roads Agency will embark on a regional maintenance and repair programme with a prioritized focus on potholes.
The root causes of this problem include aging infrastructure in the ward.
“The investment from Truworths has made it possible for Orbis Africa to procure essential medical supplies and train the full eye health care team.”
“The rear end of the electricity box is being used as a toilet and there are faeces all over the place. The smell emanating from there is unbearable. It is a health hazard,” Mohammed added.
With that said, the community raised its issues concerning the By-laws surrounding cremation.
“By installing security manned boom gates at all entrances we would have more control of who comes into the wetland…” Mitha said.
Residents are advised to take extra caution when driving and make sure doors and windows are closed…
According to Ward 122 councilor, Vinay Choonie, the piece of land on which the people had begun invading was earmarked for a housing development…