The Ekurhuleni metro reportedly spent R12.1-million on the procurement of apparently unsafe and dangerous land to accommodate the residents of Angelo, who are faced with evictions.
Hundreds of people have been queuing outside the Boksburg Civic Centre for the past two days, to apply for RDP housing.
The process to verify low-cost housing application status and to register new applicants will resume in the Ekurhuleni metro’s Southern Region Customer Care Centres as of August 15.
The Ekurhuleni metro reminds all interested and deserving enterprises to apply for municipal grants (Grants-in-Aid), which is a fund established for community projects.
Following an article published online, “Boksburg pensioner unhappy about metro’s pothole pay-out”, the pensioner, Pine Pienaar, claims he has submitted onus of proof that the Ekurhuleni metro was aware of the pothole which caused the damage to his vehicle in March.
The Ekurhuleni metro has relocated 39 nyaope addicts to registered and nationally recognised rehabilitation centres.
The Ekurhuleni Department of Human Settlements remains mum about the planned relocation of some 2 000 Angelo informal settlement homes to Germiston.
An open manhole in the Atlasville Park, on the corner of Cockatoo and Goudsnip streets, has finally been covered.
The City of Ekurhuleni has summarily dismissed an employee for making a racist remark against her colleague.
A ground-breaking research report on gender based violence in Ekurhuleni will be unveiled today (Tuesday, August 1) at the OR Tambo Precinct in Watville to mark the National Women’s Month.
The DA has welcomed the decision by the Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC, Ismail Vadi, to continue with the plan to build a provincial road through 14th and 15th Avenue Boksburg North in Ekurhuleni.