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Piet Retief
Sun, 20 Oct, 2019
Dumping; no respect for environment
Dumping your garbage on the side of the road means that you have no respect for yourself, the environment, your fellow Mkhondo residents or for your children, who have to grow up in an unhygienic and dirty neighbourhood. Would you be happy if you took your family for an outing...
Five burst water pipes in a week
A burst water pipe in Anema Street left residents in some areas of Mkhondo without water for a second time in one week. Residents reported the burst pipes early Thursday morning, 25 July, after they  noticed water running down the street. Municipal workers quickly arrived on the scene to investigate.They...
Mkondo Local Municipality launches Junior Council
On Wednesday, 12 June, the Local Municipality successfully launched its Junior Council. The Junior Council launch function was attended by learners from all circuits of the Mkhondo area, Councillors of Mkhondo Municipality, Mkhondo Addiction Rehabilitation Centre and the Department of Social Development. The reason behind choosing a Junior Council was...
Traffic circle in Piet Retief Mkhondo
During last week, some much needed safety improvements were made to the traffic circle on the N2 road, next to the Total. These improvements include a street light in the middle of the circle, to improve visibility at night, indicators to show that a person is approaching the traffic circle...
Executive Mayor of Mkhondo
On Monday, 10 June 2019, the Executive Mayor of Mkhondo, Mr Vusi Motha, held a media briefing to put to rest any rumours that he might be leaving his post. This Executive Mayor briefing was also attended by Municipal Manager Maqhawe Kunene Communications Manager Robert Kubheka and various reporters...
Mkhondo Local Municipality rise again at SAMSRA
On the 1st of June 2019, the South African Municipal Sports and Recreation Association (SAMSRA) games took place at Dr. Pixley Ka Isaka Seme Municipality. These SAMSRA games were aimed at encouraging municipal employees to practice a healthy lifestyle, Six municipalities were part of the event: Dr. Pixley Ka...
Hou op om jou blare te brand! Burning Leaves
Herfsblare is pragtig, maar om van hulle ontslae te raak kan groot frustrasie veroorsaak. Dit word opgemerk dat, in Piet Retief, huiseienaars verkies om hulle blare te brand eerder as om dit te gaan weggooi. Hierdie is veronderstel om jou laaste uitweg te wees aangesien dit gevaarlik en ekologies...
Sewer pipes are making businesses unsanitary
A Piet Retief local has been reporting leaking sewer pipes on the premises of businesses for months now, with no efforts being made by owners or tenants to rectify the situation. Shops that sell food and apartment buildings that house families should not have raw sewage leaking out of...
Sod-turning for the “new” Klipwal Road
On Friday, 26 April, the Mpumalanga Premier Refilwe Mtshweni, conducted a sodturning ceremony and community meeting at the Klipwal open field next to the road to Klipwal. The Klipwal function started at 10:00 with the National Anthem and a welcoming speech by Councillor Vusi Motha, the Executive Mayor of...
Lang gras in leë erwe word vinnig kortgeknip
Gehawende erwe skep die perfekte wegkruipplek vir kwaaddoeners en daarom word eienaars gevra om hul erwe wat onbewoon is, op gereelde basis netjies en skoon te hou. Op Woensdagaand 17 April, het AfriForum Buurtwaglede tydens ’n patrolleringsoperasie weer gesien dat die gras in leë erwe wat nie in toom...
Unsafe SASSA building
The building on the corner of Joubert – and Kruger Street has been downgraded to “junk status” two years ago, yet it is still standing, without any declaration from representatives of the Department of Public Works as to when the building will be demolished. On 9 June 2017, the...
Water leak - Mkhondo Municipality
During the winter months of 2018, Mr P. van Deventer, residing in August Westhoff Street, reported a water leak to the local municipality and workers responded to his complaint. According to Mr Van Deventer, the workers arrived at the area where the water had been leaking for quite some...

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