October 2017

Constantia roads update: More for less!

In a meeting held on 1 September between the CRRA and representatives from the City of Cape Town’s Roads department, it was learnt that the City has allocated a budget of R2.5m for the maintenance of Constantia’s road network for the 12 months ending February 2018. In the past, a budget of R2.5m would not

September 2017

AGM – 11 October 2017 – Save the Date

AGM Notice Agenda 2017    AGM Proxy Form 2017          AGM Nomination Form 2017     AGM Invitation 11th October 2017 5.30pm for 6:00pm at Alphen Hall. If you are a paid up member of the CRRA but are unable to attend then please complete the attached Proxy Form or if you wish to nominate a member to serve

August 2017

Electricity Supply Interruption 2nd, 3rd, 11th and 21st of September 2017

The City of Capetown has advised us of an electricity supply interruptions as follows and due to switchgear maintenance. The whole of Constantia from 23:00 hrs on the 2nd and 01:00 hrs on the 3rd. Augusta Way Sub Station, Groot Constantia  from 09:00hrs to 16:00hrs on the 11th. Silverhurst Dr S/S, Gilmour S/S, Silverhurst Estate

June 2017

Cleaning and clearing up Constantia – Snapscan our QR code!

Have you noticed bright bibs on workers clearing up rubbish and vegetation on main and tributary roads in greater Constantia recently??? Through a very generous donation from a local Constantia resident, we have been able to get a partnership started with Straatwerk (www.straatwerk.org.za). This organisation offers job rehabilitation programmes for those who need it most and a

May 2017

Uitsig Farm – proposed expansion of existing farm dams.

Uitsig BAR - Executive Summary - 22 May 20 17          Uitsig Let - BAR Notification - 22May2017 In times of water shortage, how will this affect low lying areas where specific microclimates have evolved? For example thinking about Bergvliet Oog (www.dieoog.org.za/history.html). Here is the notification of public participation process attached as well as a copy

Astroturf appeal to assist Constantia Primary children

“How exciting is this?!” When the majority of children attend schools in the Southern suburbs they do NOT expect to find a dusty field to play sport on, and the Constantia Residents and Ratepayers Association feel that it is high time to participate in radically changing the conditions of this historically disadvantaged school within our

GUPTAS in Constantia Valley…

GUPTA Erf 770 letter to CoCT-27July 2016            GUPTA MPT GUPTAS IN CONSTANTIA …10 DAWN AVE CAPTURED? What, EXACTLY, is going on here??? The CRRA received a copy of application number 70283238 in June 2016 in connection with proposed deletion and amendment of restrictive conditions, consent and departures, to erf number 770, Constantia, 10 Dawn Avenue.

Walking wheelie bins!

Has your bin vanished? Well some definitely have in Diep River recently. They also provide a handy platform to leap over a fence. Please see this link attach for guidance http://cvwa.org.za/theft-wheelie-bins/

Water Crisis! Public Meeting

WATER CRISIS! PUBLIC MEETING Subcouncil 20 (Wards 58, 59, 62, 71, 72, 73) You are cordially invited to attend a public meeting about Cape Town’s water crisis. Speaker: Councillor Xanthea Limberg Mayco Member for Water, Sanitation, Energy & Informal Settlements Venue: Alphen Hall Alphen Centre, Constantia Main Road, Constantia Date: 10 May 2017 Time: 6:30pm