Sobantu: Land study okayed

2010-02-15 00:00

SOBANTU residents who protested over the use of the Hollingwood site as a cemetery when the land was identified as a possible housing site for them have finally had their prayers answered.

On Thursday, the executive committee of Msunduzi Municipality agreed to re-allocate R500 000 so a feasibility study can be made for a housing project to be situated next to the new Hollingwood cemetery.

Deputy municipal manager for development services Skhumbuzo Mpanza said that once the study has been completed, the project manager will apply to the Human Settlements Department for approval.

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