"Sound and sustainable public spaces build stronger communities in which citizens highlight local assets, spur rejuvenation and serve common needs” - Project For Public Spaces.
The Johannesburg City Improvement District (CID) Forum represents and promotes Sustainable Place Management and Urban Management institutions, initiatives and individuals throughout Johannesburg.
The CID Forum has been established as a platform from which City Improvement Districts in Johannesburg can share information, follow international trends and keep track of issues that have an impact on City Improvement Districts as a collective.
Each City Improvement District is unique but collectively they are all affected by the decisions of Council and the public sector.
The Green Business Platform will present a talk to assist executives in SMME's in understanding the nature and scale of the strain on the national hydraulic platform, enabling them to develop a viable mitigation strategy.
On Tuesday 3 March 2015 the DA and SANCO will be gathering in Johannesburg in protest of e-Tolls (DA) and PRASA (SANCO). Read more for times and venues.
To promote cycling in the City, COJ will be hosting a whole week of activities from 16 March culminating in the Freedom Ride between Sandton and Alexandra on 22 March 2015.
COJ due to implement incentivises to households that shift their electricity consumption to off-peak periods. BY KHULEKANI MAGUBANE, BDLive 25 FEBRUARY 2015
On Friday 13th February 2015, Lesley Perkes lost her fight to cancer. Everyone who met Lesley knew her for her passion to make a difference through art. She truley loved Joburg and she will be sorely missed.