Residents take part in massive clean-up campaign

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Public Health Portfolio Head, Cllr Lance Grootboom (left) in action on the public holiday taking part in the “Can A City be Cleaned in One Day” challenge.       Photos:SUPPLIED
Public Health Portfolio Head, Cllr Lance Grootboom (left) in action on the public holiday taking part in the “Can A City be Cleaned in One Day” challenge. Photos:SUPPLIED

HUNDREDS of residents from across Nelson Mandela Bay took ownership of their residential spaces on Monday, 22 March when they got their hands dirty in a metro-wide clean-up campaign.

This comes after Public Health Portfolio Head, Cllr Lance Grootboom challenged the 1.3 million residents of the metropole to spare a few hours on their public holiday for a good deed and take part in the “Can A City be Cleaned in One Day” challenge.

Cllr Grootboom said he was inspired by the responsible and concerned residents who took part in the challenge to fight against illegal dumping.

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