George Municipal Offices Year End closure
George Municipality would like to inform the public that the George Municipal offices will be closed from 27 December until 1 January 2018.
Council has resolved that the offices will be closed on 27th, 28th and 29th December 2017 including the public holidays and weekends around these times. Normal office hours will resume on the 2nd of January 2018.
All essential and emergency services will continue to be rendered.
For any emergency or essential services during this time, please contact 044 801 6300. These services include fixing burst water pipes, opening of sewerage blockages on main lines, storm water problems, emergency street repair, electrical failures, prepaid metre problems, fire services, law enforcement, refuse removal, letting of halls and cleaning of halls and finance services.
Payments, pre-paid electricity sales and account queries can be made at the offices of ONTEC (previously ITRON) in Eagle View Building, 2nd Floor, 5 Progress Street, George from 27th December 2017 to 29th December 2017 (08H30 – 13H00). For enquiries please phone 044 873 5474 or after hours 044 801 6300 / 072 874 2544.
Refuse will be removed over the festive season. All Streets and neighbourhoods are being serviced throughout the festive season. Only public holidays will affect the schedule. The schedule changes as follows: 25 December will be removed on 27 December 2017
26 December will be removed on 28 December 2017
1 January will be removed on 2 January 2018.
The George Landfill site will be closed on Christmas Day and open every other day from 07:00 until 18:00 and Saturdays from 07:00 until 17:00. The site will be open on New Year’s Day. The site is closed on Sundays.
George Municipality thanks the public for their patience in this regard and requests that planning is made with these closures in mind. For any service delivery issues or emergencies please contact 044 8016300.
Kindly note that ALL the Tourism Offices will stay open for this period, excluding the following days:
25 December 2017
26 December 2017
1 January 2018
Last published 20 December 2017