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Go George buses rerouted during Lights Festival

Go George buses rerouted during Lights Festival

Enough buses to take festival goers home, but only until 21:00 GO GEORGE will be making adjustments to certain routes to accommodate the annual George Lights Festival on Saturday, 2 December 2017. Service hours will not be extended beyond the normal schedule, but enough buses will be made available to get everybody home safely after […]

Weekly Water Statistics 22 November 2017

Weekly Water Statistics 22 November 2017

Our dam is over 75% today.  Please note Section 2B restrictions now apply (dropped from Section 2C over the past weekend as per last week’s press release – included at the bottom of this page for your reference). Section 2B restrictions (see below) are expected to remain in place in George and surrounds for at […]

George Municipality receives ACSA Feather Award

George Municipality receives ACSA Feather Award

ACSA Feather Awards recognise the individuals and entities that provide an extraordinary service delivery which in turn adds value to the cause that Airport Company South Africa strives for to deliver a top competitive international aviation standard.

First joint Ward Committee meeting with provincial sector departments

First joint Ward Committee meeting with provincial sector departments

George Municipality this week hosted the first joint Ward Committee meeting with provincial sector departments in the current term of Council on Tuesday, 21st of November 2017.  The objective was for Councillors and Ward Committee members to gain an improved understanding of the various Sector Departments’ focus, which includes their core business or mandate, current […]

Home Based Care programme initiated by Mayor Naik

Home Based Care programme initiated by Mayor Naik

A Home-Based Care programme was initiated by the Executive Mayor of George, Alderman Melvin Naik, to empower the community and families to cope effectively with the physical, psycho-social and spiritual needs of those living with life threatening illnesses. Ald Naik said at the core of a healthy community lies the need to care for one […]

Hotbox learners also received a Business Skills Course

Hotbox learners also received a Business Skills Course

Women, men and youngsters excitedly showed off their Business Skills Course certificates and “hotboxes”, a padded, insulated fabric bag in which pre-boiled pots can be placed to slow cook food without further use of electricity at Parkdene Community Hall last week. The bags save electricity, which has financial and environmental benefits, and contributes to indoor […]

NSRI recover body from Kaaimans

NSRI recover body from Kaaimans

At 12h15, Monday, 20th November, NSRI Wilderness duty crew were activated following eye-witness reports of a suspected body seen floating in the Kaaimans river and drifting towards the mouth of the Kaaimans River. An NSRI Wilderness rescue swimmer responded to the scene and confirmed that a body was floating in the river mouth. Additional NSRI […]

George Municipal Sports and Wellness Day logistics

George Municipal Sports and Wellness Day logistics

The Executive Mayor of George, Alderman Melvin Naik will host the annual staff wellness and empowerment initiative on Friday, 24 November. The George Municipal staff will start the day with a Big Walk at 08:00 from Outeniqua Park stadium, down Langenhoven Street, right into Herrie Street, left into Varing Street and left again into Progress […]

Notice of electrical interruption on 22 November in portions of Conville and Borchards

Notice of electrical interruption on 22 November in portions of Conville and Borchards

NOTIFICATION OF THE INTERRUPTION OF THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY. THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED:  PORTION OF  BORCHARDS & CONVILLE  NOTICE is hereby given that the electricity supply will be interrupted on WEDNESDAY 22 NOVEMBER 2017 FROM 11:00 TO 15:00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains.  Consumers are warned to treat the installation […]

Christmas Lights Festival will be bigger, better and safe!

Christmas Lights Festival will be bigger, better and safe!

New life has been blown into the annual Christmas Lights Festival, which celebrates the switching on of George’s decorative seasonal lights and the upcoming holiday season. Taking place on Saturday, 2 December 2017, from 2pm in Union Square at the top of York Street, the festivities will be Christmas-orientated and include a fun-filled children’s and […]

Children enjoy practical experience of public transport

Children enjoy practical experience of public transport

Complementing their school curriculum on transport, the learners from the Le Bonhe’ur cottage school for children with special needs had a whale of a time on a GO GEORGE bus trip to the Garden Route Mall. Situated in Stander Street, it was easy to walk the learners from the school to the nearest bus stop […]