Municipal

Disregard for the law hampers delivery

Top priorities are water, electricity delivery and formalising informal settlements like Msholozi, which will be integrated into Ward 30. The settlement had made it impossible for the government to construct a road that was planned to reduce delays on the R40.

Another sewage spill has residents with hands in hair

The sewerage problems at White River Square and the Civic Centre seem to be neverending. After the most recent storm, the shopping centre’s management contacted White River Post to complain that the manholes were once again overflowing and, more worrysome, flowing into stormwater drains.

Eskom’s dying glimmer

The recent collapse of the Majuba coal silo is just the tip of the iceberg in what many are calling a national emergency. National power utility Eskom is now clutching at straws as it tries to salvage a system that has been deteriorating for over a decade.

Municipal strike mars Mandela Day

The strike allegedly trapped Mbombela’s mayor inside the coundil chambers where he was attending a Mandela Day event.
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