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24 Sep Posted by in Environment, News and Events | 2 comments

Pelican Park still to take off

By Tanya Petersen DESPITE saying the environmental approval for the Pelican Park development could be granted by January this year, the city’s directorate for housing is still to submit its application for permission to develop to the Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning (DEADP). It was announced in 2006 by Mayor Helen Zille that […]


20 Aug Posted by in Environment, News and Events | Comments

‘Beware of badly polluted wetlands’

By Niemah Davids Rapid urbanisation, an increase in the number of informal settlements and ageing infrastructure are to blame for the “badly polluted” 14 rivers and 10 wetlands around the Cape Metropole. And the City of Cape Town has warned residents in at least six suburbs to stay clear of the rivers and vleis in […]


12 Aug Posted by in Environment | Comments

The weir after the draw up