In the 2018/19 financial year, R50 000 were allocated per ward. Neighbourhood Watch representatives Babini Madolo and Julia Mali received the jackets on behalf of the initiative. Municipality ward allocation coordinator Johan de Preez is on the far right.
George Municipality Ward 11 Councillor Cokiswa Lesele (far left) today handed over reflective jackets to the Mdongwe Neighbourhood Watch which patrols parts of her ward in Thembalethu in an effort to reduce crime and increase public safety. Council annually allocates funds per ward to support community projects.