A planned power supply interruption is scheduled for Boksburg on Wednesday, March 22 from 9am until 4pm.
Property owners around Ekurhuleni received letters from the metro issued during February calling for the inspection of the general valuation roll and lodging of objections as per section 49 of the Municipal Property Rates Act of 2004.
The DA councillor for Ward 43, Bruce Reid, has raised concerns regarding the way the metro is going about implementing its mega housing development plans in Sunward Park.
Water restrictions in Ekurhuleni will only end once council has met to discuss the matter, though the way is open.
The Ekurhuleni Metro has not yet received any application to erect a telecommunication tower in Witfield.
The Ekurhuleni Metro has this week revealed that it has recently embarked upon a programme aimed at restoring the Boksburg Lake to its former healthy state.
In protests over the city’s housing crisis, thousands of fed up Reiger Park residents marched on the Ekurhuleni municipal offices in the Boksburg CBD, on Thursday morning. Protesters are against the government’s housing delivery programme, which seemed to have been slowed to a snail’s pace.
Protesters from Reiger Park brought business in the Boksburg CBD to a virtual standstill during the protest against service delivery and housing issues in the township today.
Angry residents of Reiger Park are gathered outside the Reiger Park police station, demanding the release of the people they claim were arrested during this morning’s service delivery protest in the township.
Protesters from Reiger Park are currently at the Boksburg civic centre to hand over a memorandum of demands to the municipality.
The Ekurhuleni Metro has from Friday, March 3 implemented a project that will see 1.2km of ageing and frequently failing medium voltage underground cables being replaced in the Boksburg areas of Witkoppie Ridge and Impala Park.