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Published: 20 Feb 2018Title: ELECTRICITY OFF DE SWART LINE 26 FEBRUARY 9AM-4PMStatus: Electricity supply to a portion of De Swart line will be interrupted on MONDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2018 FROM 09:00 TO 16:00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains. Please treat the installation as live at all times. Alternative date: Tuesday 27 February 9am-4pm
Published: 20 Feb 2018Title: ELEKTRISITEIT-ONDERBREKING DE SWART LYN 26 FERUARIE 9VM-4NMStatus: Elektriese toevoer sal na De Swart-lyn onderbreek word op MAANDAG 26 FEBRUARIE 2018 VANAF 09:00 TOT 16:00 met die doel om veranderings aan elektriese hoofleidings te maak. Beskou asb installasie as lewendig te alle tyde. Alternatiewe datum: VRYDAG 23 FEBRUARIE 2018 VANAF 09:00 TOT 16:00
Published: 20 Feb 2018Title: ELECTRICITY OFF AIRPORT LINE 23 FEBRUARY 9AM-4PMStatus: Electricity supply to a portion of the Airport line will be interrupted on THURSDAY 22 FEBRUARY 2018 FROM 09:00 TO 16:00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains. Please treat the installation as live at all times. Alternative date: 23 February 9am-4pm
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Published: 12 Feb 2018Title: Black bags: next delivery 26 February - 2 March 2018Status: Distribution of black refuse bags every three months. Each packet contains 26 bags, average of two a week. Please reduce waste and use blue bags for recyclables. Next black bags distributed 26 February-2 March. Blue bags from 82 Meade Street. Every blue bag put out, you get one back. 044 802 2900
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01 March 2017

Touwsranten Children benefit from community effort

The George Municipal Parks and Recreation division recently assisted a community action group established in the Touwsranten area with the repair of playpark equipment. The Seven Passes Initiative (Rural Youth Development Programme) has encouraged community members from Touwsranten to form a group that have taken ownership of their environment and are working together to provide a safe community for future generations and to contribute towards positive parenting.

The community members together raised funds to buy some of the materials needed for the playpark and older retired members of the group worked on the repairs themselves.  The George Parks and Recreations division assisted with playpark equipment.John Ruiters, Deputy Chairperson of the Committee said “ We can make a difference in our community. We want to work on the other play parks in our area so that all children can have a safe place to play.”

Councillor Marlene Viljoen, Ward Councillor for Ward 4 praised the community for standing up together, taking hands and making a difference.  “Everyone working together can make a difference. I hope this playpark is just the beginning of things to come for this community.”

From left: Elzaine Appels, Willem Meyer, Chandro Meyer, Celeste Africa (George Municipality), Piet Klein, Cedrick Buys (Seven Passes Initiative), Amelia King (Seven Passes Initiative), Councillor Marlene Viljoen, Roslynn Wehr-Damons, At the Back : Councillor John-Patrick Buys, Sheridan Kennedy (Seven Passes Initiative), Walter Damons (George Municipality), Wilmi Dippenaar (Seven Passes initiative) and John Ruiters (Deputy Chairperson: Steering Committee).

Last published 01 March 2017