Exploring examples of urban renewal on our doorstep

Urban renewal entails renovating, restoring or replacing dilapidated buildings with new housing, public buildings, parks, roadways or industrial areas. Developers large and small are seeing the benefits of updating urban areas, making them usable once again and doing it in…
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What makes a public space great?

Great public spaces like beaches, parks, squares and pavements are characterised by what they offer the people who use them every day. From cleanliness to security, sociability and amenities on offer, there are various factors that help to create the…
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EThekwini Municipality urges all local businesses to register on the City’s #BuyLocal database via the municipal website open from 15 October 2020 until 15 November 2020. The Covid_19 pandemic has left the City in great financial strain with businesses across…
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Our heritage: Precincts that bind communities

From Table Mountain to the isiMangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa is certainly not short of world heritage sites. Similarly our public spaces are also filled with natural, cultural and historical gems that serve to bind our communities on common ground.…
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Maintenance On Florida Road

Florida Road had lots on the go this week. The tar at the corner of Currie Road and the southern service lane was reinstated thanks to EThekwini Municipality Roads Department. The clearing and cleaning of the road’s drainage system was…
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