WASSUP has been repairing and maintaining communal toilet facilities in Extension 1. Working with limited resources, the co-operative has not only developed a sustainable and accountable repair and maintenance model, it has also developed a water tracking system that has helped to generate important data around water use and huge potential cost savings for the City of Johannesburg.
The City of Johannesburg is hosting an Open Day for Region F on 27 and 28 March from 09h00 to 15h00 at Thuso House Customer Services Centre, 61 Jorissen Street, Braamfontein. Customers with outstanding queries older than 30 days, are invited to attend.
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.
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. […]
Are you a passionate Jozi resident? Do you want to share the delights and little-known secrets of your neighbourhood with other Joburg residents? Then apply to host a #JoziWalks in May this year. #JoziWalks is back for a third year and this year #JoziWalks hopes to build on the success of previous walks, to grow […]
“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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
Slaying the homelessness giant By Lucille Davie It makes economic sense to help the homeless. So says Chris Lund of the Johannesburg Homelessness Network (JHN). “We want residents to see that there is more value in investing in job creation centres for the homeless than in building higher walls,” he says, “We want to pilot […]
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.