South Africa’s Department of Environmental Affairs defines invasive alien plants as species that are exotic, non-indigenous or non-native to an ecosystem. Due to the lack of natural enemies and the resistance to local diseases, these plants tend to spread aggressively…Read More
On Tuesday 30 March 2021, Servest will carry out a planned herbicide application. Weather permitting, the planned application will be on Syringa Road from 10 am to 3 pm. The general public will need to stay away from the sprayed…Read More
Thanks to eThekwini Municipality, 80% of Belladonna Roads’ streetlights are now operational. This is a big improvement from only four operational lights last week. Working streetlights are important for visibility and keeping our streets safe at night. We look forward…Read More
Successful GOBY environmental initiative demonstrates increased plastic recycling awareness…. but where does the plastic go?
In mid-January uMhlanga Rocks’ whalebone pier became the latest site for GOBY, the 5m long steel fish that aims to reduce marine plastic pollution by encouraging people to dispose their plastic bottles into the structure. With 70kgs of plastic collected…Read More
Body worn cameras are small video recording devices attached to a patrolling security officer’s clothing, helmet or sunglasses. For the officer, the device can capture video and audio recordings like arrests, searches, interrogations, and critical incidents. Having body worn cameras…Read More
On Sunday 7 February, a mugging incident occurred on Longifolia Road approaching the bridge. The CIBEMA security team detected the suspect under the bridge before he disappeared into the bushes. Preventative measures such as additional security and CCTV coverage are…Read More
Free access to WIFI in public spaces creates a better connected community and technologically advanced society. From health advice and job-hunting to researching online education or catching up on the news, it’s often times information accessed via the internet that…Read More