"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.
On Friday 24 July, Director for Transport, Lisa Seftel presented the Eco-Mobility Transport Management Plan to stakeholders at the Sandton Convention Centre.
Plant-e, a company based out of the Netherlands, has found a way to harness electricity from living plants, using them to power Wi-Fi hotspots, cell phone chargers, and even streetlights.
The City of Johannesburg has a zero-tolerance approach to Fraud, Theft, Corruption, Maladministration, and Collusion by suppliers with employees.
More channels have been added to report any Fraudulent and Corrupt activities.
On 18 June the The CEO SleepOut aims to raise money R25 Million for Girls & Boys Town SA and also raise CEO's awareness around homelessness.
The Shareholder's Compact Agreement commits Municipal Entities to deliver the highest possible standards of service. (From www.joburg.org.za)
COJ has presented a draft on the Inner City Promulgation and Designation of Trading Areas. Submissions, comments and inputs must be made before or on Tuesday 2nd June 2015.