Durban’s festive season plan in full swing

With the festive season well in its peak, the eThekwini Municipality is continuing to ensure that holidaymakers enjoy their stay in the city peacefully. The Municipality's Chairman of the Festive Season Management Committee, Mr Christo Swart said the City hopes to maintain the number of visitors that come to the City's beaches during the Festive Season. "Last year we recorded approximately 3 million visitors at our beaches throughout the Festive Season period," he said. Over the past weekend more than 125 000 people were recorded to be … [Read more...]

Bluff Beaches meetings report back

EThekwini Municipality has successfully hosted two community meetings to discuss the upgrade of the Bluff beaches, namely, Ansteys, Brighton, Treasure and The Cuttings Beaches. The first meeting was held on Tuesday, 12 November, at the Brighton Beach Community Hall and the second on Thursday, 14 November at the Merebank Community Hall. Concerns raised by both communities were quite similar in terms of what was needed. Better security and lighting, conservation of the biodiversity, traffic and parking, creation of recreational facilities, … [Read more...]