Municipal

#TCLMMyOpinionCounts

Michéle du Plessis In the Thaba Chweu Local Municipality (TCLM) Service Delivery and Budget Implementation Plan (SDBIP) for 2017-2018, Executive Mayor Cllr Selina Mashigo-Sekgobela said that TCLM is responding to the challenges set before them. Challenges such as electricity, water, sanitation, roads, storm-water and housing backlogs are prioritised with the aim of reducing the backlogs. […]

Municipal

#TCLMMyOpinionCounts

Michéle du Plessis In the Thaba Chweu Local Municipality (TCLM) Service Delivery and Budget Implementation Plan (SDBIP) for 2017-2018, Executive Mayor Cllr Selina Mashigo-Sekgobela said that TCLM is responding to the challenges set before them. Challenges such as electricity, water, sanitation, roads, storm-water and housing backlogs are prioritised with the aim of reducing the backlogs. […]

Municipal News

Green ID Books are still legal

News Desk A rumour on social media is doing the rounds that the green bar-coded ID books will only be legal until the end of March. The Department of Home Affairs said that this rumour contains no truth. “Home Affairs has taken note of a message purported to be from the Department announcing that the […]

Municipal

Eskom – 20% tariff increase?

Michele du Plessis “Did you know that Eskom’s tariffs have increased by about 400 % over the past decade?” Captain Gwilym Reese, Chairman Sabie Chamber of Commerce and Tourism (SCCT) said. The main thrust in his presentation to NERSA, on behalf of SCCT, was the gross mismanagement of Eskom and that they do not deserve […]

Municipal

From TCLM to Eskom: With Love…

Michele du Plessis During the Combined Chambers of Sabie, Graskop and Lydenburg, Eskom and Thaba Chweu Local Municipality (TCLM) court case, Eskom said in court “that they do not care what the consequences of their actions are too small towns”. (Directly quoted from SSD message from Rupert Culwick) “It is in the national interest that […]