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The Jerusalem Municipality has started removing bottle recycling cages in anticipation of changes to the bottle deposit law that will come into effect on December 1. But a spokeswoman said that although 200 of the 1,500 such containers have been removed, there are still enough cages throughout the city to meet recycling needs. A year …

Last week, NRK wrote about former HSE advisor Elizabeth Aun Purchard. She believes Bode warned her about the critical conditions in the municipality and says the municipality responded by punishing her. The two parties met in court and ultimately agreed to settle Burkert with 500,000 crowns. But the next day, when the parties shook hands …

Through Mashudu Sadike 48 m ago Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share Pretoria – DA leader John Steenhuisen is unhappy with his party’s performance in all the local municipalities he heads. During his election campaign at a rally at the Ephraim Mogale stadium in Modimolle, Limpopo, ahead of the November 1 elections, …

Rural Municipality of Nisikhola on a tourism promotion campaign A scene from Nishikhola village. (Photo: Facebook) GALKOT: The Rural Municipality of Nisikhola in Baglung District has stepped up promotion and advertising of tourist destinations in the Rural Municipality. It has launched a campaign for the development and promotion of all religious and tourist destinations within …

Tania Rigo / Brazil Agency More than half of the municipalities of RJ recorded no deaths due to COVID at the end of September For the first time since the start of the weekly publication of a Covid-19 risk map by the State Department of Health (SES), in July 2020, all municipalities in RioThey have …

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Author of the article: Jason Herring Content of the article The plebiscite on whether or not to reintroduce fluoride into Calgary’s drinking water could affect more than 100,000 Albertans living outside the city who will not be able to vote on the subject. Calgary provides potable water to the surrounding …

Early voting begins Thursday for the municipal elections on November 2. Twenty counties in the WRAL Observation Zone have local leaders running for office, including mayor and city or town council. Wake County municipalities holding an election next month include Angier, Apex, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Morrisville, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon. Raleigh …

Wind power can provide economic benefits to municipalities in Michigan that authorize the development of wind farms, while helping to improve the environment. Potential benefits include new jobs as well as increased tax revenues for schools and roads. However, many Michigan communities are mired in legal challenges due to changes to the wind turbine tax …

The Municipality of Oslo has been informed of fraudulent SMS messages. On the website of the Municipality of Oslo, they now warn against sending fake SMS messages of vaccines. – We have received information that many residents have received an SMS about the third dose of the vaccine which the Municipality of Oslo is the …

The Municipality of Thrikkakara decided to raise the level of its existing stadium and build an infrastructure meeting international standards with an athletics track, facilities for seven-a-side football, badminton and volleyball courts, a gymnasium and basic amenities such as bathrooms and toilets. Municipality president Ajitha Thankappan said on Sunday that the Uralungal Labor Contract Cooperative …

The leader of the Fighters for Economic Freedom, Julius Malema, says he is confident that the party will reach some municipalities in the Northwest. Speaking during his campaign at Sunrise Park in Rustenburg, Malema said the party had gained valuable administrative experience in local government since the 2016 local elections. The Rustenburg region, which still …

/ MEDIA STATEMENT / This content is not written by Creamer Media, but is a media statement provided. October 2021 – Tshwane City Metropolitan Municipality won the first Green Economy Change Champions competition for its project that adds value to biosolids produced in wastewater treatment facilities. The competition celebrated inspiring examples of green economy innovation …

On Tuesday morning, seven-year-old Anas Haluwai, from Bahadurgunj, Krishnanagar Municipality, was taken to Shivaraj Hospital in Kapilvastu after suffering from severe diarrhea. But there were no beds available. Her uncle, Jibrayim Haluwai, had to bring a bed from home to facilitate Anas’ treatment at the hospital. Shivaraj Hospital has been filled beyond capacity since Monday …

Hindeloopen, Friesland, The Netherlands (source: flickr / dassel, creative commons) The municipality in southwest Friesland in the north of the Netherlands is investigating whether geothermal energy could be an option for its local heating service. To make homes without natural gas, the citizens’ initiative Stichting Ontwikkeling Geothermie Friesland (STOGEF) in the Netherlands is studying the …

Bharuch / Surat: The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) led by Asaduddin Owaisi won the by-election for Ward 10 of Bharuch Municipality on Tuesday. The headquarters has been a stronghold of Congress for the past four decades. This is the second victory of the AIMIM candidate in Bharuch. In the 2020 municipal elections, Fahim Sheikh won …

To the untrained eye, the Lesseyton sports facility in the local municipality of Enoch Mgijima in the Eastern Cape might look like a simple empty field, with patchy grass, a few cheap pavilions, goal posts. freestanding, toilets, a few Jojo tanks and a small guard post. The stadium was inaugurated recently, with great fanfare by …

Anger against the municipality which cuts off electricity when people do not pay their water bills Residents of three municipalities in Musina demonstrated on Friday against months of daily water cuts and the lack of tankers. Protesters also objected to the municipality cutting off electricity when people fail to pay their water bills. The mayor …

The Messinian land, with its special place for the Greek Revolution of 1821, through historical battles, great heroes and fighters, is reborn 200 years later, through Run Messinia. The historic event will take place from October 2 to 11, 2021 in 8 municipalities in Messinia, Laconia and Arcadia and will include a total of 10 …

Police arrested four suspects over the weekend after several officers were assaulted on Friday morning by private security officers working for the central town of Kafr Qasim. Government and police leaders have expressed outrage at the attack on law enforcement officials in the Arab Israeli city. Officers had attempted to enter the town’s municipality after …

NC holds municipal convention in 10 municipalities, including KMC today Dispute continues in Dakshinkali Central Office of the Nepalese Congress. (File photo) KATMANDU: The Nepalese Congress (NC) is now organizing municipal conventions in the district of Kathmandu. With the directive from the Central Election Committee to hold neighborhood and municipal conventions in districts where the …

The North Carolina Department of Transportation distributes more than $ 143.1 million in municipal government assistance, also known as the Powell Bill fund, to 509 municipalities statewide. The amount each municipality receives is based on a formula established by the NC General Assembly, with 75 percent of funds based on population and 25 percent based …

Skagway shopping district. Photo by Kari Rain. Skagway executives have declared a tax holiday this winter starting this Friday through April 1. This means that the municipality will not collect sales tax on retail products sold in the borough. https://khns.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/30TaxHoliday-for-web.mp3 The state of Alaska does not levy a sales tax on retail purchases, but does …

Run Messinia pays homage to 200 years of the Greek Revolution (photo by Elias Lefas) This article is brought to you by ActiveMedia Group The Running Messinia ultramarathon race will take place between 2-11 October in Messinia, in the Peloponnese, to honor the bicentenary of the Greek Revolution of 1821. Messinia played a major role …

Content of the article The Municipality of South Dundas is working with SDG Counties and the other five lower-tier municipalities on a comprehensive COVID-19 vaccination policy for employees. Content of the article The Board received an update from CAO Shannon Geraghty at their September 27 meeting. The seven municipalities are working together on a common …

PORTLAND, Ore., September 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – A newly released national survey of more than 100 members of local government found that funds from the CARES Act and the US bailout plan have helped nearly 60% of responding municipalities to ” consider advancing technological modernization plans. The modernization cited in the survey focused …

Mohammed Salisu Bamba appeared before the 30-member Committee to give his testimony • A 55-page report on the Ejura disruption has been published • The Committee said the former MCE fled when tensions in the city escalated • The Committee also said that the police force in Ejura was too low to handle the situation. …

Many Manitoba municipalities will close their offices on Thursday in recognition of the National Truth and Reconciliation Day. The Manitoba Municipal Administrators Association, which represents municipal workers across the province, surveyed 137 member municipalities to see how they plan to score on September 30. They received 86 responses, 81 saying they would close and five …

The Municipality of Aristotle in Halkidiki, in northern Greece, and Municipality of Friborg in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, agreed on the creation of a wine network between the two cities. A bilateral agreement has been signed by the municipality of Aristotle Stylianos Valianos and his German counterpart Stefan Breiter at a recent event that took place at …

EFF leader Julius Malema is committed to providing basic municipal services, with an emphasis on free water and electricity for needy households. Malema was greeted by a sea of ​​red in Gandhi Square, less than 200 meters from the gates of the new party headquarters in downtown Johannesburg. He told his supporters that the party …

By NewsDesk @infectiousdiseasenews Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality in South Africa’s Eastern Cape is reporting the death of a five-year-old Reeston child from rabies following a dog bite. Image / CDC In addition, two other cases are under investigation. The municipality is undertaking a vaccination campaign to vaccinate dogs in various parts of the metro and …

Through Siyabonga Mkhwanazi 1h ago Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share Cape Town – AD leader John Steenhuisen wants his party to fight ANC power in major municipalities and other cities across the country. Steenhuisen, who launched his manifesto virtually on Saturday, said the official opposition intended to capture some of the …

The RCMP’s new collective agreement was ratified in August, but now Alberta municipalities facing wage arrears are looking for answers, ultimately hoping the federal government will pick up the tab. Under the agreement, officers are owed up to five years of salary arrears. Right now, the province’s 47 municipalities that use the police force will …

The congressionally-led UDF lost power in Kerala’s Kottayam municipality after eight BJP members backed a motion of no-confidence brought forward by the main opposition LDF party. It is the second municipality over which the UDF loses control in a week in Kottayam district, considered a congressional stronghold in central Kerala. He had lost power in …

Selma is one of 30 communities selected for the Academy of Economic Development, a program of the League of Municipalities of Alabama (ALM). Selma City Council recently announced on its Facebook page that the city will participate in the program, which was launched this year. The Alabama Community College System helped develop the program with …

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DURBAN Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has challenged those who oppose eThekwini Municipality’s controversial land liberation strategy, which aims to allocate land to blacks, to take their battle to court. Kaunda said the municipality was willing to defend its position on the proactive land release strategy policy in court, saying the policy was necessary to uplift black …

Although the New York State cannabis market has stagnated in recent months, Governor Kathy Hochul’s arrival in Albany has raised hopes that appointments to the Cannabis Management Bureau and the Cannabis Control Board will make a difference. advance the industry. Currently, the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) has legalized cannabis throughout New York State. …

Municipality Finance PlcExit on the stock market September 21, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. (EST) Municipal finance issues EUR 25 million tickets under the MTN program Municipality Finance Plc issues 25 million euro notes on September 22, 2021. The maturity date of the notes is September 22, 2056. MuniFin has the right but no obligation to …

MONT ARLINGTON – Morris County District Attorney Robert J. Carroll briefed participants in the Morris County League of Municipalities on the impact of the COVID-19 public health emergency on criminal justice and the challenges facing the forces order are faced in 2021 at the September meeting. The dinner was held at the Lake Hopatcong Yacht …

Under new state law, the 76 municipalities in Luzerne County have until 4 p.m. Monday to determine whether they disqualify potential bidders in Thursday’s retroactive tax auction. Aimed at cracking down on irresponsible bidders who contribute to the scourge, the amendment to the state property tax law requires county tax reclamation offices to cut off …

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – Kabul city government workers have been ordered to stay home, with work only allowed for those who cannot be replaced by men, the government said on Sunday. acting mayor of the Afghan capital, detailing the latest restrictions imposed on women by the new Taliban leadership. Witnesses, meanwhile, said an explosion targeted …

Bergen County Director Jim Tedesco and the County Council of Commissioners continue to urge residents and business owners affected by Hurricane Ida to seek federal disaster assistance. Starting tomorrow, FEMA will deploy Disaster Survivor Assistance Teams to municipalities in Bergen County to answer questions, assist with FEMA Individual Assistance enrollment, and conduct condition surveys. existing …

Toolkit will help municipalities balance renewable energy development and natural resource conservation Along with the tremendous opportunities offered by solar and wind power come potential conflicts with Maine’s wildlife and wildlife habitat. Maine Audubon is committed to finding a balance between the development of new renewable energies and the conservation of natural resources. To help …

MÉRIDA, Yucatán, (September 17, 2021) .- After two days of research, finally, this Thursday, September 16, the body young people ngel Gabriel “N” , 18 years old , was found in the mountains of the municipality of Opichen . The young man left his home to go to work Tuesday, September 14 with his father …

So far, thirty-seven states have legalized medical cannabis in one way or another – Connecticut, New Mexico, New York and Virginia were the last to allow recreational marijuana ( for adults) in 2020 and 2021. This means more growth opportunities for clinics. And a host of new restrictions to maneuver to open shop. One of …

The muniThe municipality of Urk, in the Netherlands, expressed its disgust at the images showing a dozen young people marching in the city in Nazi uniforms last Saturday to protest against the COVID-19 measures, NLTimes reported, writes Yossi Lempkowicz. Photos online show one wearing prisoner’s stripes and a Star of David, while the others point …

The room tax helps fund marketing, but it also sends money to municipalities to help improve amenities used by tourists and residents, such as the beach expansion and improvement at Egg Harbor. . Since the introduction of the room tax in 2007, it has sent $ 17.5 million to local municipalities. Photo by Brett Kosmider. …

Police in the Eastern Cape are investigating cases of intimidation after two city managers received packages with bullets attached to their photos and a note saying “You are next”. Mnquma Municipality provided bodyguards to its Director of Business Services Siphiwo Caga and Director of Community Services Makhaya Cecil Kibi. The two are currently presiding disciplinary …

Twelve years after the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment presented a pan-Canadian Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) action plan, it is time for Nova Scotia to consider shifting the burden of municipal waste to producers. In a traditional waste management system, municipalities are responsible for the collection and management of waste. With EPR systems, …

“We have learned from previous studies that PFAS can interfere with the female reproductive system, even at low levels of exposure, in the general population,” said senior author Sofia Hammarstrand, MD, resident medical officer of the work and environment at Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Gothenburg. , Sweden. “PFAS may therefore be an underlying cause of …

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – Dutchess County Director Marc Molinaro encourages local residents, businesses and municipalities that have suffered damage from the remnants of Hurricane Ida this week to document their losses and reconstruction needs as that the preliminary damage assessment process begins. The county works with the state’s Emergency Management Office early in the process. Residents, …

As the municipality of Budapest is not a signatory to the agreement to host the World Athletics Championships in the capital in 2023, it has no competence to make decisions regarding the event, the Federation said on Tuesday. Hungarian Athletics (MASZ). MASZ issued a statement in response to Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony announcing last week …

Much of the recent information on climate-influenced building codes has come from California, where the California Energy Commission announced the adoption of revisions to its building energy efficiency standards, also known as California Energy. Code, likely to have an impact on new construction from 2023 if adopted. by the California Building Standards Commission. Despite the …

Newswise – How to design effective demonstration areas for urban carbon sequestration? In the latest guidance note, research groups from the University of Helsinki and Aalto University focus on the main principles of urban demonstration areas using biochars for carbon sequestration. In addition, the guidance note provides lessons learned from a process of co-creating one …

Chennai: Five municipalities in Tamil Nadu – Tambaram, Kancheepuram, Kumbakonam, Karur, Cuddalore and Sivakasi – would soon be transformed into corporations by merging adjacent areas with them, Municipal Administration Minister KN Nehru told the assembly on Tuesday. The move would increase the number of municipal corporations in the state from 15 to 21, help address …

CHONGQING, China – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – On August 13, 2021, the China-Chongqing (Wulong) Green Development Practices Forum was held at Fairy Mountain, Wulong District, Chongqing. Chongqing Municipal People’s Congress Committee. In the forum, many well-known and mainstream national academics and experts, industry elites through “online + offline” combinations shared their views on the concept of …

Ponda: After the contractor expressed his inability to continue work on the Golden Jubilee project, the Ponda City Council (PMC) decided to reopen the remaining works. It was to be a flagship project. representing the cultural importance of the city with two small multiplexes, a cafeteria or a food park and a large parking lot …

Next stop at Atlantic City Airport? The announcement could be heard on Atlantic City Line trains, depending on the results of a study on the construction of a station at the north end of the airport. NJ Transit and South Jersey Transportation Authority, which operates the Atlantic City Airport, have agreed to conduct a feasibility …

Using a rope, soldiers who prevented the official from being dragged into the sewers. Photo: (Sip) The official was touring the municipality, when he fell and was dragged by the current into a sewer. TEKAX, Yucatán, (August 21, 2021) .- The Secretariat of National Defense, through the X Military District and the 32 / a. …

The Municipality of Thrikkakara, which was recently mired in a controversy over the killing of an unknown number of stray dogs in the municipal area, offered to find a space to feed the stray dogs. Municipality chairman Ajitha Thankappan said on Tuesday that the municipality had submitted to the Kerala High Court that a suitable …

Thanks to a provincial amendment to the Local Government Act, municipalities in British Columbia are now able to ban plastic bags and other single-use plastic items without the need for provincial approval. In Whistler, city staff are doing their due diligence and aiming for a possible ban on plastic bags and other items in early …

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (NEWS10) – The Great Barrington Board of Health has issued a public health advisory to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Great Barrington encourages residents, tourists and employees to mask themselves indoors, regardless of their immunization status. CDC: Albany, Saratoga, 4 other local counties have a ‘substantial’ level of community transmission of …

The joint venture remains on track to become one of Ontario’s largest fast-charging networks with its new ‘Charge & Go’ service, as it also launches a Level 2 ‘Park & ​​Charge’ service with 11 municipal and local business partners. Electric vehicle drivers in rural Ontario or those traveling to the far corners of the province …

PHUKET: Phuket Municipality Fresh Market 1 on Ranong Rd in Phuket Town has been closed for a week as mass tests are carried out on all vendors following a series of confirmed COVID-19 infections on the market. The Phuket City Municipality ordered the market to close after the head of the Phuket Provincial Public Health …

The figures by the National Landowners Association revealed the ten municipalities in Norway with the highest property taxes. Gausdal in Innlandet, central Norway is the municipality that bills highest property tax, according to figures from the National Homeowners Association. The municipality charges KKr 8,780 per year in property tax on an average house. Property tax …

The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities CCM ARP Advisory Services Committee was convened to provide municipal CEOs with a standing group of public and private sector experts designed to best help administer funding for the US bailout. In addition to developing best practices and resources for members, they will work on a case-by-case basis with CCM …

SOUTH HADLEY – At a recent South Hadley board meeting, the town’s credit committee touched on what might have seemed a boring topic: liability insurance. But the rise in insurance premiums the committee questioned indicates an urgent problem facing cities and towns across the state: potential cyber attacks from hackers seeking to lock down municipal …

A legal victory for Norway’s roaming freedom. Nordkapp will now be cheaper to visit because a court ruling forces the removal of expensive parking fees. The high parking fees in Norway’s North Cape (Nordkapp) have been controversial for many years. Now a Norwegian court has ruled that Scandic Hotels, which operates the facilities on the …

The municipality of Govan Mbeki has again terminated the employment contract of Mr. Felani Mndebele after a long legal battle. The board made this decision at a special virtual board meeting held on Friday July 16. Mr. Mndebele had been suspended as a precaution with full pay, as recommended by the former executive mayor of …

Retirees Henry Jacobs and Belinda Alexander on their way to collect water from a standpipe near their home in Helenvale in Gqeberha. Locals say the area has had no clean running water since 2015. Photo: Mkhuseli Sizani The community of Helenvale in Gqeberha claims to have an intermittent water supply since 2015. Many of them …

On Sunday evening, the Tel Aviv-Yafo municipality lit up with the German flag, expressing solidarity in the wake of the devastating floods that left more than 150 German dead. Germany’s death toll reached 157 in its worst natural disaster in nearly six decades on Sunday. , and the European toll at 188. Around 110 people …

When the Anchorage Assembly torpedoed Mayor Dave Bronson’s ambitious mass homeless shelter proposal on July 13, it came as a shock to many residents invested in the way forward. It is not exactly a surprise to the Assembly to view Bronson’s plan with skepticism; In addition to its members’ political disagreements with the new mayor, …

…FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT… The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of central and western New York, including the following counties, in central New York, Northern Cayuga and Oswego. In western New York, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Northern Erie, …

Limited public transport services will resume in Durban on Friday. Water and sanitation repairs are also underway as the city begins cleanup operations. Garbage collection should resume next week according to the municipality of eThekwini. The municipality of eThekwini plans to resume services on Friday after disruptions this week caused by unrest in the province. …

WILTON – The Wilton Selectboard discussed options on how to spend American Rescue Plan Act funding at its meeting on Tuesday. City Manager Rhonda Irish pitched an idea of ​​“working” with Franklin County to spend the funds in a way that benefits Wilton residents. “My thoughts are if we can work with the county, maybe …

TORONTO, July 13 (Reuters) – Canadian municipalities reeling from a revenue pandemic are facing a further blow from soaring liability insurance costs, forcing them to raise property taxes or even cut services to residents. The increase in premiums, by around 20% to 30% in many cases, is due to the decrease in the number of …

Published: 11/7/2021 22:00:03 Modified: 07/11/2021 22:00:05 Since 1996, when the New Hampshire legislature opened up the purchase of electricity to market competition, I have received numerous calls to the Lebanese Housing Authority from commercial brokers offering to save us money. money by providing us with electricity. Even though our electricity bill was substantial, I couldn’t …

Anton Bredel. (Photo Malherbe Nienaber) The western government issued a directive to the council of the Karoo Central District Municipality. This was after the Central Karoo District Municipality failed to file the 2021/22 budget on time. The municipality has until July 30 to adopt a new budget for the year or other measures will be …

Creating inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities and human settlements is the eleventh sustainable development goal of the United Nations 2030 Agenda. To achieve this and at the same time create a regenerative circular economy, the Netherlands has put in place a roadmap until 2050. The Dutch government’s program “Circular Nederland in 2050” has as …

Breadcrumb Links New Local News A trio of well-used community hubs in three Perth County municipalities will receive major upgrades following a joint funding announcement from Ottawa and Queen’s Park this week. Author of the article: Chris Montanini Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities of Canada, speaks at a press conference in Ottawa in …

The Freedom Front Plus is housedre a complaint to the Human Rights Commission against Matjhabeng Municipality in the free state, regarding water shortages and blackouts experienced by residents. On Friday July 2, 2021, the Freedom Front Plus (FF Plus) filed a complaint with the Human Rights Commission (HRC) against possible human rights violations by the …

WILKES-BARRE – State Treasurer Stacy Garrity announced this week that the first payments under the American Rescue Plan Act’s local and state coronavirus tax recovery fund program have been sent to municipalities of Pennsylvania eligible. “These funds will be heavily used by communities across Pennsylvania,” Garrity said. “It is a top priority for the Treasury …

Content of the article On Canada Day, Thursday, July 1, the Municipality of Kincardine lowered municipal flags in honor of the 751 children who were found in anonymous graves on the grounds of a former residential school in Saskatchewan. Content of the article The municipality also encouraged people to wear orange to show their support …

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the work of public entities had to continue. The Amended Surrogate Home Bill 197 made this possible, by amending the requirements of RC 121.22 to allow public bodies to meet by teleconference, videoconference or other similar technological means, which often meant via a variety social media and meeting platforms. The ability …

Children play in the gym and open-air park in Nduli commune, outside Ceres, which is vandalized and littered with rubbish and broken glass, while the streets and parks of the suburbs de Ceres are well maintained and litter free. (Photo: Steve Kretzmann) Budget choices in Ceres favor the administrative center over neighboring towns littered with …

Eighteen Westmoreland County municipalities could collectively leave nearly $ 2.5 million on the table, according to County Commissioner Doug Chew, if they do not seek pandemic relief funds by the deadline. this week. Chew learned that as of Friday, 18 local communities had not applied for their share of the American Rescue Plan Act funds. …

Local and international investors have been warned by South African Association of Landowners (Sapoa) CEO Neil Gopal to take a close look at where they are investing in the country following damning report of audit findings Municipal Auditor General (AG) Tsakani Maluleke 2019/2020 in Parliament last week. The report highlights R5.5 billion of unrecorded spending …