Media: ‘Meet our service delivery demands, Plato’

21 07 2009
By Francis Hweshe -  Cape Argus
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July 21 2009 at 01:33pm

Disgruntled informal settlement residents have given mayor Dan Plato two weeks to respond to their service delivery demands.

The residents, drawn from various communities in Khayelitsha and Macassar Village, on Monday marched from Keizersgracht Street to the City of Cape Town to demand, among other things, relocation to higher ground, as well as better housing and serviced land.


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Tambo Square: Residents set toilets on fire

21 07 2009
21 July 2009, 07:30
Natasha Prince – Cape Argus

A new range of bucket toilets has caused a stink among Gugulethu residents, who set them alight in the street to underline their demands for better sanitation.

The toilets were introduced into the Tambo Square informal settlement community almost two months ago. Read the rest of this entry »


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