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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...
Another sewerage leak in Amsterdam
On Monday, 11 March, Mr Nature Khumalo, of Amsterdam, reported another blocked sewer drain system to the Excelsior News after a resident in Amsterdam, Mr Ncongwane, asked him for assistance with the matter. According to Mr Khumalo, the sewerage sewerage leak in Amsterdam is situated in Nyembezini, Extension 4,...
prompt service delivery
In last week’s edition of the Excelsior News articles were published expressing concerns about the dilapidated state in which the town currently is and it is satisfying to see that some of the complaints were addressed with prompt service delivery. The street corners of Kruger - , Church –...
municipal tractor
Dumping of refuse in Amsterdam is in the spotlight after a municipal tractor was seen discarding rubbish in an open field, on the wrong side of the fence of the new dumping site. On Thursday, 28 February, a resident of Amsterdam saw the driver of a municipal tractor at...
Piet Retief Waste management
People at the local refuse site have been seen last week where they set alight various heaps of rubbish in an attempt to get rid of it. Waste management means the gathering, transport and recycling of waste. Years ago, people used old quarries or natural holes in the ground...
Piet Retief Municipality - Service delivery
Our town’s walkways, street corners, storm-water drains and roads are in a dilapidated state! Pedestrians now walk in the road as they are not able to walk on the pavements or walkways any longer. It is completely overgrown with grass and other vegetation.This is very dangerous for the pedestrians...
Informal trading in Mkhondo
“To address all the challenges that informal trading spaza shop owners face in Mkhondo, everything would have to be done according to the law.” – Mr Treasure Thabede, Local Economic Development Manager at the Mkhondo Local Municipality. During last week, Mkhondo Local Municipality, hosted a dialogue discussion through the...
Snapshot speeding camera
Have you perhaps been one of the unfortunate drivers who received a Snapshot speeding camera ticket in the post and you couldn’t understand where the camera snapped you? Well, the snapshot speeding camera is situated on the N2 and traffic officials are able to move it around. This camera...

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