Inner City Partnership Forum- Tuesday 26 February 2019
Joburg takes a step forward in addressing unequal spatial development
On Tuesday 26th February, the City of Joburg hosted the Inner City Partnership Forum.
Presentations were given by 11 passionate stakeholders currently working on projects to improve the Inner City.
Transforming Bellville into a leading African City
A City of Johannesburg media statement by the MMC for Development Planning, Cllr Reuben Masango 22 February 2019 The City of Johannesburg has yet again taken a step forward in its effort and commitment towards addressing unequal spatial development and transformation following the approval of the Inclusionary Housing Policy by Council yesterday, 21 February 2019. […]
Urban Heritage Strategies course
“The Greater Tygerberg Partnership is transforming Bellville into a leading African City. It’s not enough to leave Bellville to its own devices. It needs to be fully imagined in order to meet its potential. Gridlocked megalopolises—their time has come. The new city breaks distance into increments: work, home and play are nestled in tight proximity. […]
Closing date extended on RFP for Inner City Properties
Urban Heritage Strategies (UHS) aims to develop a better understanding of the complex relationship between urban development and heritage management. The courses are developed by Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) of Erasmus University Rotterdam in close cooperation with the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands. The curriculum draws upon the different IHS […]
Growthpoint and The Waste Transformers launch waste-to-energy initiative at Cape Town’s N1 City Mall
The Joburg Property Company has announced the new date for proposals on the redevelopment of properties in the Inner City is now 28 February 2019 at 10.30am. View the advertisement HERE View the prospectus HERE On Thursday 24 January, certificates for redevelopment were awarded to developers for three properties; Vannin Court and Beaconsfield Court in Hillbrow […]
Temporary Road Closure at Pixley Seme Street
The improper disposal of waste is one of the fastest growing risks to our planet and way of life. Rotting food leads to increases in methane gasses as the food decomposes in landfills. The Waste Transformers and Growthpoint Properties have united to help take on this challenge.
Sewage contaminated rivers; Gauteng’s rivers are dying
Pixley Seme (Sauer) Street will be closed to traffic, from Pritchard Street to Rahima Moosa Street starting from 08h00 until 19h00 on Saturday 8th December.
Gauteng’s rivers are dying “4.3 billion litres, of untreated, or at best partially treated sewage, is allowed to flow into our bulk water resource ever single day. Prof Anthony Turton www.gurumanzi.com In 2008 I was keynote speaker at a conference run by the CSIR. I used that position to raise concerns over water quality and human health. […]