GEORGE NEWS - Community Services administration offices, 82 Meade Street, are open to the public 07:45 to 14:00 on weekdays. Covid-19 protocol observed.
Black bag refuse removal as per the usual schedule (please see below).
Blue and green bag collection as per usual schedule.
- Refuse bags must be put out by 07:00 on the scheduled removal day.
- Report uncollected black bags to 044 802 2900.
- Blue and green bag inquiries to 044 878 0688
Refuse Removal Days
Monday: Blanco, Riverlea, Heatherpark, Heatherlands, Glen Barrie, Kraaibosch, Groenkloof, Blue Mountain Village, Herold’s Bay, Victoria Bay
Tuesday: Levallia, Rosemoor, Conville, Protea Park, Parkdene, Ballotsview, Borchards, Lawaaikamp, Thembalethu, Wilderness, Touwsranten, Constantia Kloof
Wednesday: Camphersdrift, Fernridge, Denneoord, Bo-Dorp, Blommekloof, Tweerivieren, Hoogekraal, Hoekwil
Thursday: Dormehlsdrift, George South, Le Grand, Bos en Dal, Groeneweidepark, Sinksabrug, Herold, Geelhoutboom, Eselsjacht, Hansmoeskraal, Jonkershoek, Rooirivierrif, Pacaltsdorp, Rosedale, Waboomskraal
Friday: Glenwood, Loerie Park, Eden, Genevafontein, Denver Park, Bergsig, Eastern Extension
Applicable business: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
The landfill site and transfer station are open to the public from 22 June. Covid-19 protocol observed – bring your own pen to sign in for extra safety.
Street cleaning crews continue to operate in and around the CBD and entrance roads to the city at selected hours, seven days a week.
Public toilets at the CBD taxi rank and at Doneraile Square are open every day. Toilets at Shoprite are open over weekends.
Illegal dumping will be collected twice a week as per the complaints sheet – please report to 044 802 2900 . The municipality appeals to communities to remain safe and not dump illegal waste, which can be hazardous to their health.
Visitation to cemeteries by small groups are allowed at weekends provided that all Covid-19 protocol is reserved. Funerals restricted to 50 mourners, limited to 30 minutes and mourners required to observe recommended hygiene practices as per Covid-19 guidelines and protocols. No busses allowed.
Sport facilities remain closed until otherwise informed by National Government, and security remains in place to protect facilities.
Community Development administration offices behind the Main Building is open. 044 802 2000
The municipality continues to support 137 municipal soup kitchens. Strict social distancing and hygienic practices apply.
Emergency essential social services enquiries 072 693 3488.
The Extended Public Works Programme (EPWP) Unit is open 07:45-16:30.
Libraries remain closed as per Western Cape Library Services.
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