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Light art in public spaces – keeping festive season magic alive during COVID

There’s nothing like an artistic light installation to bring a public space to life. Over the past year we’ve seen how illuminating global landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House, Christ the Redeemer statue and the Eiffel Tower have helped…
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Ballito UIP Security Manager, Dieter Fittkau’s top five tips to keep you safe this festive season

The holidays are here and finally, holidaymakers can put their feet up and relax. Ballito UIP security manager Dieter Fittkau gives us his top five safety tips so you can enjoy a safe and peaceful festive break If you are…
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Exploring examples of urban renewal on our doorstep

Urban renewal entails renovating, restoring or replacing dilapidated buildings with new housing, public buildings, parks, roadways or industrial areas. Developers large and small are seeing the benefits of updating urban areas, making them usable once again and doing it in…
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How have mixed-use developments weathered the pandemic?

When it comes to weathering the pandemic the saying ‘don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ rings true. And same can be said for mixed-use developments that feature various elements making them more resilient to change. Frank Reardon, chief…
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RHVBE’S entrance features look great with new landscaping

The reinstatement of landscaping around RHVBE’s entrance features is well underway. Landscaping around the Kubu Avenue entrance is in its final stages and due to be completed this week. Pilot holes were dug where the Corobrik Road entrance feature will…
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Our heritage: Precincts that bind communities

From Table Mountain to the isiMangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa is certainly not short of world heritage sites. Similarly our public spaces are also filled with natural, cultural and historical gems that serve to bind our communities on common ground.…
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Increase your business’ digital presence with the MA’s new BizHub listing

FREE and user-friendly, our new BizHub business listing is available exclusively to all businesses  located in the MA. Simply register on our website and submit your details. Once your listing is approved (after a day or two), your business will enjoy…
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In a show of support to the hospitality industry and to highlight Durban’s state of readiness for Alert Level 2, today 18 August, accompanied by tourism officials, eThekwini Mayor Councillor Mxolisi Kaunda conducted a walkabout in the Umhlanga Precinct to…
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Informal Trading Structures Get Revamped

An eThekwini Municipal contractor is currently on site in the RHVBE carrying out repairs to 4 informal trading structures. This in response to the RHVBE MA’s request to eTM’s Business Support Unit to address needs of the business estate’s informal street…
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Calling For The Inspection Of The Fourth Supplementary Valuation Roll (Gv 2017) And Lodging Of Objections

EThekwini Municipality has released its fourth Supplementary Valuation Roll for the 2017 General Valuation. The roll was published on 21 May 2020 and is open for inspection until 31 July 2020.Property owners are encouraged to inspect the roll to determine…
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