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Vacancies and job opportunities at GO GEORGE

Vacancies and job opportunities at GO GEORGE

With reference to the George Herald article of 14 September 2017: “Ons soek werk by GO GEORGE”, we would like to submit the following information for better understanding of the situation: It is and never will be the intention of GO GEORGE to exclude certain communities from the benefits created by the implementation of this […]

Dam level rises after rain, 2C restrictions remain in place

Dam level rises after rain, 2C restrictions remain in place

Section 2C water restrictions and emergency tariffs will remain in place in George for at least another two months despite the rise of the Garden Route Dam to 51.45% following good rains over the past weekend. George Municipal Manager Trevor Botha said sustained rain had for the first time had significant positive impact on the […]

Leave your car and hop on a bus this Friday!

Leave your car and hop on a bus this Friday!

GO GEORGE is challenging the residents of George to leave their cars at home on Friday 22 September, and take a bus to work. This day has been set aside worldwide as this year’s Car-free Day to remind the world population that there are alternative ways to get from point A to point B – […]

Tourism educational for petrol station and restaurant staff

Tourism educational for petrol station and restaurant staff

FIRST STOP TOURISM AMBASSADORS…Star employees from local petrol stations and eateries in George were hosted on a tourism educational as part of the George Municipality Tourism Month activities on Friday. As some of the first people to engage with tourists, service employees can be excellent tourism ambassadors – hence the tour of several tourism products […]

GO GEORGE - Schedule for Heritage Day

GO GEORGE – Schedule for Heritage Day

With a public holiday coming up the day after Heritage Day, passengers need to take note that the Saturday bus schedules will be followed on Monday 25 September 2017. For any enquiries, please phone the GO GEORGE Call Centre on 0800 044 044, or visit the GO GEORGE Facebook, or the web page (www.gogeorge.org.za) where […]

Minister condemns Thembalethu arson

Minister condemns Thembalethu arson

The Departments of Education (WCED) and Transport and Public (DTPW) strongly condemn the arson attacks on the construction site of the Thembalethu Secondary School in George. The attack happened yesterday and is suspected to be linked to continued unrest in the area related to the demolition of unlawfully erected structures on land earmarked for housing. […]

Executive Mayor of George - Thembalethu Violence

Executive Mayor of George – Thembalethu Violence

Executive Mayor for George, Melvin Naik today strongly condemned the ongoing violent protest and unlawfulness taking place in Thembalehtu following action taken by the Western Cape Department of Human Settlements to remove illegal structures erected on land which belongs to the provincial department. Ald Naik wishes to again reiterate that George Municipality and Council were […]

Planned Power Outage: Hoekwil

Planned Power Outage: Hoekwil

NOTIFICATION OF THE INTERRUPTION  OF THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY. THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED:  PORTION OF HOEKWIL (DENNE LINE)  NOTICE is hereby given that the electricity supply will be interrupted on TUESDAY 19 SEPTEMBER 2017 FROM 09:00 TO 16:00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains.  Consumers are warned to treat the installation […]

Conville Library re-opened

Conville Library re-opened

Conville Library is now operational and boasts a bigger and better facility for the usage and convenience of the community. According to Rachel Williams, Manager: George Libraries, the library offers several services, which include: Recreational reading material, Reference material, Internet connectivity, games for children and current awareness programmes. The services that are delivered by Conville […]

Amnesty Campaign on Building Plans

Amnesty Campaign on Building Plans

George Municipality has launched an amnesty campaign to allow landowners to legalise all existing illegal construction works on their property without paying the appropriate higher building plan fees and to update building plans records. The Council has extended the current amnesty period for general building plans for a further period of 6 months to 31 […]

The Phelophepa train is open for service

The Phelophepa train is open for service

The Phelophepa train is open for service to the public until Friday 15th September at the George station located in Station Road. Patients are reminded that the service can only work on a certain number of people per day and patients will receive a ticket for only one service per day. It is important that […]