Eskom, Jozi 'must target illegal connections together'

2016-02-03 14:29

Who is actually responsible for electricity reticulation in Zandspruit, and for removing these illegal and dangerous electricity connections?

Level 2 water restrictions imposed in Joburg

2015-11-09 22:24

The City of Johannesburg has now implemented level two water restrictions, the mayoral committee says.

Joburg firefighters allege poor working conditions, maladministration

2015-08-29 09:43

Gauteng officials have expressed disappointment at allegations of poor working conditions and maladministration made by Johannesburg firefighters.

Joburg to court to stop firefighters striking

2015-07-21 18:59

The City of Johannesburg is to approach the Labour Court for an urgent interdict to stop firefighters from going on an unprotected strike.

Joburg gets R52.6bn budget

2015-05-26 20:00

More than R42bn has been set aside for operating expenditure in Johannesburg's R52.6bn budget for the new financial year.

Plans to revamp old Joburg townships

2015-02-23 16:57

Government and the City of Johannesburg plan to revitalise old townships, Gauteng premier David Makhura says.

Judgment reserved in traders' application

2013-11-27 08:32

Judgment in urgent applications by two groups of informal traders has been reserved by the South Gauteng High Court, the SA National Traders' Retail Association says.

Joburg to re-register informal traders

2013-11-03 11:56

The City of Johannesburg says it will begin a re-registration process of informal traders in certain areas.

Confusion over Mandela arrears notice

2013-08-05 11:20

The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory says a pre-termination notice from the City of Johannesburg over an outstanding amount was delivered to the wrong address.

ANC hit by Joburg billing blunder

2013-07-09 12:11

The ANC appears to have become a victim of the City of Johannesburg's billing errors, receiving a R3.5m bill for unpaid rates and taxes, according to a report.


Police fire rubber bullets at striking Pikitup workers in Joburg

2015-11-24 20:27

The unprotected strike by Pikitup waste management company workers in Johannesburg has turned violent after police fired rubber bullets at looting strikers.

How Ecomobility fest in Sandton will change Joburg forever

2015-10-30 14:04

Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau says he wants to develop an integrated public transport system, linking Gautrain and its buses with minibus taxi services.

City of Joburg doesn't care about us - firefighters

2015-07-22 17:13

The City of Johannesburg does not care about its firefighters, a spokesperson for the firefighters has said.

Tempers flare as Johannesburg residents fight BRT

2015-06-05 08:24

The City of Johannesburg should rather use the money it has set aside for developing a Bus Rapid Transit system along Louis Botha Avenue to develop Alexandra township, a resident has told city officials.

Johannesburg tightens billboard laws

2015-03-15 13:32

The City of Johannesburg has toughened up on its outdoor advertising rules and will place violations in the same category as building hijacking.

Rea Vaya strike to go ahead

2014-03-31 08:08

The City of Johannesburg says a last minute effort to halt the Rea Vaya bus drivers' strike has failed, and passengers are advised to look for alternative transport.

Traders take City of Joburg to court

2013-11-17 15:57

The SA Informal Trader's Forum has announced plans to take the City of Johannesburg to court about the removal of informal traders in the Johannesburg CBD.

City of Joburg reaches out to tourism's private sector

2013-10-15 09:55

The City of Johannesburg has launched a tourism sub-committee to fast-track tourism's economic potential in the city.

City notice: Mandela owes R6K+

2013-08-05 07:57

A notice has been stuck to Nelson Mandela’s Houghton home stating that he owes the City of Joburg more than R6 000 for services and warned that he could face legal action.

Contracts worth R100m go to employees

2013-04-06 11:07

The City of Johannesburg has awarded contracts for services worth nearly R100m to its employees and to civil servants employed by other state departments, according to a report.

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