Ekurhuleni Disaster and Emergency Management Services (DEMS) has decried the violence and vandalism aimed at its firefighters when responding to emergency calls in the townships.
The Advertiser recently requested comment from the Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department (EMPD) on the prevalence of traffic lights, mostly at main intersections, facing the wrong direction due to, seemingly, been physically forced that way.
The acting executive mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni, Clr Doctor Xhakaza, welcomed a delegation from the City of Breda at the mayor’s parlour at the Germiston Civic Centre on Monday, October 2.
In an effort to encourage water saving, the Ekurhuleni metro is putting interventions in place and these include the reduction of water pressure, prioritising the repair of major pipe bursts and leak detection and repair.
The City of Ekurhuleni (CoE) will plant 200 indigenous and fruit trees at six different schools and community centres in Thokoza to observe National Arbor Day on September 22.
The City of Ekurhuleni recently acquired 36 new ambulances and seven primary response vehicles worth about R36-million.
The office of the chief whip, led by chief whip of council Clr Jongizizwe Dlabathi, rewarded the learners of Tlakula High School on Saturday, August 12.
The process to verify low-cost housing application status and to register new applicants will resume in the Ekurhuleni metro’s Southern Region Customer Care Centres as of August 15.
The city manager of Ekurhuleni, Dr Imogen Mashazi, has pledged to empower female members of the Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department (EMPD) and those in the Disaster and Emergency Management Services (DEMS) to further their studies to enable them to occupy senior positions in the departments.
The City of Ekurhuleni has summarily dismissed an employee for making a racist remark against her colleague.
Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina has called upon business to support the call for the establishment of a university in the metro.