Entries by Newcastle Municipality

Newcastle Saving Water for The Benefit of KZN

Newcastle Municipality saving water for the benefit of KZN The worst drought since 1991 has tightened its grip on the province as households and businesses across various municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal will implement new water restrictions, warned MEC for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Nomusa Dube-Ncube. MEC Dube-Ncube said two months is how long some residents […]

Save Water Tips

“Saving water is not an event, but a lifestyle” • Close the tap when shaving or brushing your teeth. • Make sure that the tap is closed after you have finished using it. • Do not feel up the bathtub to the top when taking a bath. • When you use a bathtub for bathing, […]

Water Pipe Maintenance

Maintenance was done on the steel pumping main to Hilldrop reservoirs on the 10th of June 2015. The reservoir levels were expected to drop during the 8 hour outage period and low pressure was expected in areas feeding from this reservoir but no water outages were expected. The Hilldrop rising main popped again where they […]

CLOSURE OF OSIZWENI LIBRARY FOR STOCK TAKING

Notice is herewith given of the closure of the Osizweni Library for the purpose of conducting a stock take of library material by the Department : Arts and Culture. The library will be closed to the public for the following period: Saturday : 20 June 2015 Monday : 22 June 2015 Tuesday : 23 June […]

CLOSURE OF MADADENI LIBRARY FOR STOCK TAKING

CLOSURE OF MADADENI LIBRARY FOR STOCK TAKING Notice is herewith given of the closure of the Madadeni Library for the purpose of conducting a stock take of library material by the Department : Arts and Culture. The library will be closed to the public for the following period: Saturday : 30 May 2015 Monday : […]

Winter Fire Safety Precautions

The rising number of households and agricultural land ravaged by fires every winter concerns the Newcastle Fire Service. It is a known fact that fires can never be prevented, since it`s crucial element in preserving nature. However, we can prevent fires from damaging items and areas of value. It is therefore the role of each […]

Easter Holiday Plan – Operation Qwashisa

On Friday, 27 March 2015, the Newcastle Municipality Traffic Section launched its Easter Holiday Plan themed “Operation Qwashisa” in collaboration with other Law Enforcement Agencies, i.e. SAPS and Road Traffic Inspectorate (RTI). The aim of “Operation Qwashisa” is to ensure a zero tolerance approach in order to achieve 100% compliance by all road users. The […]

Mayoral speech : 2015/16 budget & State of The Town Address

Mayoral speech : 2015/16 budget & State of The Town Address Honourable Speaker, Cllr M F Zikhali, Deputy Mayor of Newcastle Municipality, Cllr Racheal Mdluli, Her Worship, the Mayor of Amajuba Municipality, Cllr Jabu Khumalo Members of the Executive Committee of Newcastle and Councillors present The Chairperson of the ANC Emalahleni Region, Dr Ntuthuko Mahlaba […]

State of the town address

Public Notice: State of the town address by Mayor Cllr Afzul Rehman will take place tonight at Farmers Hall 6pm. Community Members are encourage to tune into 103.7 Newcastle community Radio station for the live broadcast.