ANC ends stand-off over Durban services

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Resumption of Services

The four-week interruption of work that left many parts of eThekwini Municipality without essential services has been resolved. This follows a series of meetings between City leadership and aggrieved parties to reach an amicable solution to end the service disruption. Two weeks ago the City filed a court interdict prohibiting the intimidation, harassment and assault of Municipal employees and contractors. This was after a group had been threatening Municipal staff as they tried to carry out their duties. Some private sub-contractors … [Read more...]

Community and Emergency Services Committee recommendations

The Community and Emergency Services Committee held its monthly meeting on Thursday 2 October, where various reports were tabled by Units within this committee for consideration and reference to the Executive Committee (EXCO). The following recommendations were made: Exchange of Bird species between Umngeni Bird Park and Impex Wildlife The Umngeni Bird Park will exchange birds with the Impex Wildlife. Since the Umngeni Bird Park was placed under the management of the Municipality in 2010, various offspring has been born from the Birds … [Read more...]