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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
City drainage works like bathtub, pull the plugTexas. Look at Houston. San Antonio has one of the largest drainage areas aroun
City drainage works like bathtub, pull the plug
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 hours ago
Texas. Look at Houston. San Antonio has one of the largest drainage areas around the area. Dallas is getting flooded. Their drainage systems are way, way bigger than ours. It just depends on the amount of water we're getting at that time. Our system... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Spokane neighbors worry swales could be dangerousfolks who say this would be hazardous for children who could fall in. The rain
Spokane neighbors worry swales could be dangerous
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 10 hours ago
folks who say this would be hazardous for children who could fall in. The rain came down hard last Saturday leaving storm drainage systems working over time. But that left some parents concerned about the standing water. So, they asked 2 On Your... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Monrovia's Drainage System a Sanitation Nightmarereporter went residents, business people, school authorities and many others wh
Monrovia's Drainage System a Sanitation Nightmare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
reporter went residents, business people, school authorities and many others who share the common space through which the drainage systems run, described it as a sanitation crisis and an unending nightmare. Mr. Fineboy B. Dennis, 38, of United... Read more
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guardian-series
Portable flood barriers to protect homes from devastating watersFire and Rescue Service has bought 20 of the barriers, which disrupt floods by
Portable flood barriers to protect homes from devastating waters
guardian-series / Posted 23 hours ago
Fire and Rescue Service has bought 20 of the barriers, which disrupt floods by diverting water safely into nearby drainage systems, rivers and ditches. Funded by Essex County Council, the barriers are portable and each fit into a small... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Good Shepherd: Dalit thinker Kancha Ilaiah on name, casteValley civilisation. They transformed mud into bricks, wood into houses and fur
Good Shepherd: Dalit thinker Kancha Ilaiah on name, caste
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Valley civilisation. They transformed mud into bricks, wood into houses and furniture. They built intricate canals and drainage systems. This advancement continued till the Aryan invasion and Vedic writing started. Slowly, as the Vedas grew in... Read more
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Sun Star
Mandaue urges barangays to clean drainagecleaning the canals near their houses. “The City Engineer’s Office was advised
Mandaue urges barangays to clean drainage
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
cleaning the canals near their houses. “The City Engineer’s Office was advised to deploy suction pumps to clean clogged drainage systems,” Calipayan said. The City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office identified nine barangays that are... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown's Patriots Park deserves better treatmentstructural improvements to the park, including installing or repairing parking
Allentown's Patriots Park deserves better treatment
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
structural improvements to the park, including installing or repairing parking lots, pavements, light stands and sewage and drainage systems. Good partnership all around. That is, until Ed Pawlowski unilaterally announced almost two years ago that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NRC staff warned about tainted drinking water two years before notifying neighbourslikely source (fire suppressing chemicals used in Building U-96 and surrounding
NRC staff warned about tainted drinking water two years before notifying neighbours
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
likely source (fire suppressing chemicals used in Building U-96 and surrounding area) through the groundwater and storm drainage systems to the shallow groundwater table and into the local surface water system.” Levels in the creek were above... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
CEO urges barangays to help clear waterwaysclean our drainage lines. No mas pirmi man rely on the City Engineer’s Office t
CEO urges barangays to help clear waterways
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
clean our drainage lines. No mas pirmi man rely on the City Engineer’s Office to clean up el maga basura na tan clog con el drainage systems,” Despalo said. He also called on the community to also do their part by not throwing their garbage... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio Council tells DPWH to hasten worknumerous complaints and criticisms from local residents and visitors relative t
Baguio Council tells DPWH to hasten work
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
numerous complaints and criticisms from local residents and visitors relative to the on-going citywide construction of drainage systems along national roads and they had even been blamed for such luckluster implementation of projects that... Read more
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Sun Star
3 weeks of rain needed to bring Cebu dam levels upcan declare that the rainy season has arrived. Quiblat advised the public to b
3 weeks of rain needed to bring Cebu dam levels up
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
can declare that the rainy season has arrived. Quiblat advised the public to bring umbrellas and to start clearing their drainage systems. Also yesterday, a fire struck a house on Guadalajara St. in the Vista Grade Subdivision in Barangay... Read more
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Sun Star
About half the average rainfall for Maycan declare that the rainy season has arrived. Quiblat advised the public to b
About half the average rainfall for May
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
can declare that the rainy season has arrived. Quiblat advised the public to bring umbrellas and to start clearing their drainage systems. Also yesterday, a fire struck a house on Guadalajara St. in the Vista Grade Subdivision in Barangay... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Human Activity Adding to Rise in Floods in East Africa, Experts Saybuildings on riparian lands and poor drainages made worse by the reckless dispo
Human Activity Adding to Rise in Floods in East Africa, Experts Say
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
buildings on riparian lands and poor drainages made worse by the reckless disposal of waste including plastics that clogs drainage systems," said Ms Chandra. She added: "In rural areas, flooding is caused by human activities such as overgrazing,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Building Owners Run to Courts to Stop Demolitionsthe county government insists the building will come down as it allegedly stand
Building Owners Run to Courts to Stop Demolitions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the county government insists the building will come down as it allegedly stands on Mutuini River, one of the three main drainage systems of the city. But raising eyebrows is the fact that the list released by the county government on buildings... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Woman Stuck in Kampala City Drainage Systemone of the drainage system down town Kampala. She is said to have accidentally
Woman Stuck in Kampala City Drainage System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
one of the drainage system down town Kampala. She is said to have accidentally stepped on one of the metal covers of the drainage systems at Total fuel station in the city centre and her leg got stuck inside. Stunned onlookers rushed to her... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zamboanga City readies for La NiñaEnvironment and Natural Resources to undertake declogging of the drainage syste
Zamboanga City readies for La Niña
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 days ago
Environment and Natural Resources to undertake declogging of the drainage system of this city. “When the rains come, the drainage systems are already clean,” Apolinario said. “We have to work hand in hand to make sure when La Niña comes in... Read more
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Sunday Observer
A catastrophe calling for new strategieshave thus changed. I believe it is connected to climate change or the El Nino e
A catastrophe calling for new strategies
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
have thus changed. I believe it is connected to climate change or the El Nino effect so that we have to be prepared. Our drainage systems have been designed for the flow of 80 millimeters per hour. Unfortunately, the rainfall far exceeds that and... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Bad land use in Aranayake led to landslidesand should be for agricultural purposes only,� he said, warning that proper lan
Bad land use in Aranayake led to landslides
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
and should be for agricultural purposes only,� he said, warning that proper land use patterns and a systematic surface drainage systems should be introduced to prevent future problems with similar magnitude. He said past landslides that have... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Shifnal flooding fears over ‘poor drainage’ « Shropshire StarShifnal Town Council, held at the Old Fire Station in Shrewsbury Road. The cou
Shifnal flooding fears over ‘poor drainage’ « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 days ago
Shifnal Town Council, held at the Old Fire Station in Shrewsbury Road. The council has expressed concerns about inadequate drainage systems being in place while homes are being built. Bob Haddon, chairman of Shifnal Flood Partnership Group, said... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Undersized pipes causing flooding in Tyler neighborhoodsthat's happened upstream, so we want to go,” Delleney said. Delleney says they
Undersized pipes causing flooding in Tyler neighborhoods
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 8 days ago
that's happened upstream, so we want to go,” Delleney said. Delleney says they are still studying some of the city's drainage systems and haven't decided which systems will be improved first. The improvements are funded by either the Half... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Investment Transforms Rural Fishing Communities2013. Oil in Uganda caught up with him at a construction site in Hoima town whe
Chinese Investment Transforms Rural Fishing Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
2013. Oil in Uganda caught up with him at a construction site in Hoima town where he was installing water pipes and drainage systems in a newly constructed residential house. "I now earn between five hundred thousand shillings and one... Read more
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Newquay Voice
Award for water quality after work on local rivervarious measures along the river including installing fences to stop livestock
Award for water quality after work on local river
Newquay Voice / Posted 10 days ago
various measures along the river including installing fences to stop livestock entering the water, examining surface drainage systems for problems and checking sewage waste discharged into the river was meeting agreed standards. Tim... Read more
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Daily News
Australia, Sri Lanka cooperate to eradicate denguecases had been reported during the last five months of 2015, with more than hal
Australia, Sri Lanka cooperate to eradicate dengue
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
cases had been reported during the last five months of 2015, with more than half of these from the Western Province. Poor drainage systems and ineffective solid waste management were the key reasons for creating mosquito breeding places, he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is There Still a Kaylite Ban in Zim?of properly, in bins. Most of those that are blown away by the wind spread all
Is There Still a Kaylite Ban in Zim?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
of properly, in bins. Most of those that are blown away by the wind spread all over causing an eyesore, other clog drainage systems and block water pipes, while some eventually find their way into the country's water bodies where they often... Read more
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Sun Star
Marvil: Council to invite DPWH-Cordillera to explain diggingsCity Engineering Office were also invited to shed light on some related matters
Marvil: Council to invite DPWH-Cordillera to explain diggings
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
City Engineering Office were also invited to shed light on some related matters especially if the said construction of the drainage systems are already incorporated in the city’s Master Development Plan. The deliberation is scheduled on the next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S' Baptist Church Donates to Malawi Flood Victimsto come up with programmes that would prevent loss of life and property in futu
U.S' Baptist Church Donates to Malawi Flood Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
to come up with programmes that would prevent loss of life and property in future such as construction of wide concrete drainage systems, dykes and relocation of people from flood prone areas. The District Commissioner for Karonga Rosemary Moyo... Read more
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The Hindu
Vrishabhavati, where toxins flowmetals, textile, automobiles, and carbonated/aerated beverages, all of which di
Vrishabhavati, where toxins flow
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
metals, textile, automobiles, and carbonated/aerated beverages, all of which dispose waste into the river through their drainage systems. As a result, people living in the vicinity of Byramangala, Ittamadu, Chowkahalli, Shanamangala,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda presses national, local gov’ts to prepare for La Niñahelp communities projected to be hit by the La Niña adapt to the phenomenon. “
Legarda presses national, local gov’ts to prepare for La Niña
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
help communities projected to be hit by the La Niña adapt to the phenomenon. “Desilting and dredging of rivers, canals and drainage systems should already be underway to reduce or prevent flooding,” she said. “Meanwhile, communities in landslide... Read more
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The Star
Clogged drains may have caused floodspresident Tan Yean Chin said that during a downpour, silt and debris could have
Clogged drains may have caused floods
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
president Tan Yean Chin said that during a downpour, silt and debris could have been washed and deposited at the outlets of drainage systems and culverts, clogging them. The accumulation of earth deposits, silt and debris at the bottom of drains... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Creating a million jobs a yearagain a strong GDP contributor. Urgent attention must be given to suiting up a
Creating a million jobs a year
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
again a strong GDP contributor. Urgent attention must be given to suiting up and expanding the country’s irrigation and drainage systems to ensure the proper management of the country’s water resources which is a vital ingredient in land and... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businessbefore Construction works on, along or beside Esteros, Canals and Waterways and
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
before Construction works on, along or beside Esteros, Canals and Waterways and Similar Passageways of Water, as well as Drainage Systems in Bacolod City, in order to Minimize Flooding and Imposing Penalties for Violations.� It said that based... Read more
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The Times Leader
Prevent floodingthe loss of life and property. County, township and municipal leaders must take
Prevent flooding
The Times Leader / Posted 13 days ago
the loss of life and property. County, township and municipal leaders must take steps to ensure that adequate culverts and drainage systems are installed and maintained in our local communities, especially in the most vulnerable, low-lying... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Residents say Okaloosa County must do more to fix aging drainage systems The Townsends, who live in the Northgate neighborhood, and Norris, who lives
Residents say Okaloosa County must do more to fix aging drainage systems
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
The Townsends, who live in the Northgate neighborhood, and Norris, who lives just off Mooney Road, are among many Okaloosa county residents dealing with property damage caused... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Major work slated in Blue Earthreconstruction project includes complete replacement of all city utilities, i.e
Major work slated in Blue Earth
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
reconstruction project includes complete replacement of all city utilities, i.e. sanitary sewer systems, water and storm drainage systems, and the necessary updates to all of the corresponding utility services within the buildings on Main Street.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
As sea level rises so does Chatham County's responseunwillingness to address climate change directly, what are coastal communities
As sea level rises so does Chatham County's response
Savannah Morning News / Posted 14 days ago
unwillingness to address climate change directly, what are coastal communities to do when a rising sea pushes into local drainage systems and covers roads at high tide? You talk to residents’ experience, said urban planner Jackie Jackson,... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Highway headaches to continue through summer(TxDOT) grant in 2012. “When you’re trying to work with all of the utilities to
Highway headaches to continue through summer
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 14 days ago
(TxDOT) grant in 2012. “When you’re trying to work with all of the utilities to relocate the utilities, and install the drainage systems there are just a lot of moving parts to the project.” The expansion, which will make Highway 183 two lanes... Read more
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The Borneo Post
KL flash floods blamed on inefficient street drainage systemDrainage Manual for submission to the state governments and local authorities a
KL flash floods blamed on inefficient street drainage system
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Drainage Manual for submission to the state governments and local authorities as construction and maintenance of street drainage systems came under their jurisdiction. Wan Junaidi advised the people against discarding refuse into the drainage... Read more
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The Star
Wan Junaidi: KL flash floods due to inefficient street drainage systemDrainage Manual for submission to the state governments and local authorities a
Wan Junaidi: KL flash floods due to inefficient street drainage system
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Drainage Manual for submission to the state governments and local authorities as construction and maintenance of street drainage systems came under their jurisdiction. Wan Junaidi further advised the people against discarding refuse into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abia Govt, Ariaria Traders On War Path Over Reconstruction of Marketof who don't even have shops in the market, as leaders. With the help of govern
Abia Govt, Ariaria Traders On War Path Over Reconstruction of Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
of who don't even have shops in the market, as leaders. With the help of government, these leaders build shops on top of drainage systems and walkways. These illegal structures were also given allocation and approval papers by the Aba North local... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
CEO readies drainage cleanup in preparation for rainy daysThe City Engineer’s Office in coordination with other offices concerned is read
CEO readies drainage cleanup in preparation for rainy days
Zamboanga Today / Posted 15 days ago
The City Engineer’s Office in coordination with other offices concerned is readying plans for the massive cleanup of the drainage systems, particularly in low-lying areas downtown. This, City Engineer Luis Despalo said, is in preparation for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Proper Drainage System to Meet Growing Challengesinfrastructure and services continually lag behind the urban population growth
Proper Drainage System to Meet Growing Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
infrastructure and services continually lag behind the urban population growth rate. Provision of proper road surface drainage systems has such a great importance for the urban road to give the intended service thereby contribute to the... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Fort Worth, Texas' Drainage Rev Rfdg Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stableof utility assets is a credit strength. EXTENSIVE CAPITAL NEEDS The city has
Fitch Rates Fort Worth, Texas' Drainage Rev Rfdg Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
of utility assets is a credit strength. EXTENSIVE CAPITAL NEEDS The city has completed a study of its major storm drainage systems, and costs for the entire plan are estimated at $1.5 billion, to be completed over a 40-year period. Based... Read more
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The Star
RM134mil to counter Selangor flashflood woesto counter the problem. "Of the amount, RM60mil is for flood mitigation work b
RM134mil to counter Selangor flashflood woes
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
to counter the problem. "Of the amount, RM60mil is for flood mitigation work by DID and the balance is for upgrading of drainage systems and retention ponds," said Zaidy. He said the allocation shows that Selangor is serious about countering... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Construction Workers Excited Over Roads Fundingspend N24bn on capital projects. The ministry will also spend another N120 mil
Construction Workers Excited Over Roads Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
spend N24bn on capital projects. The ministry will also spend another N120 million on constructing erosion control and drainage systems, while the construction of 1,973 blocks of 7,068 housing units across the country will gulp N44.5bn. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Building torched over 'broken promises'and were hoping to get a response within three days of the initial protest acti
Building torched over 'broken promises'
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
and were hoping to get a response within three days of the initial protest action. Among their demands is proper drainage systems and maintenance of street lights. Jerry Shogole, a resident, said that instead of building tarred roads,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Ohio Farm Bureau veteran will become group's new leaderrunoff that feeds harmful algae in Lake Erie and the state's rivers. Paying fo
Ohio Farm Bureau veteran will become group's new leader
The Marietta Times / Posted 17 days ago
runoff that feeds harmful algae in Lake Erie and the state's rivers. Paying for cover crops that filter nutrients and new drainage systems that hold back the runoff must be a part of farmers' business plan, said Adam Sharp, who was announced... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ohio Farm Bureau veteran will become group's new leaderrunoff that feeds harmful algae in Lake Erie and the state's rivers. Paying fo
Ohio Farm Bureau veteran will become group's new leader
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
runoff that feeds harmful algae in Lake Erie and the state's rivers. Paying for cover crops that filter nutrients and new drainage systems that hold back the runoff must be a part of farmers' business plan, said Adam Sharp, who was announced... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Our councillor is a two faced snake – Ga Rankuwa residentsThey barricaded roads with burning tyres and rubble as they demanded the City o
Our councillor is a two faced snake – Ga Rankuwa residents
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
They barricaded roads with burning tyres and rubble as they demanded the City of Tshwane tar roads and install storm water drainage systems. Community leaders told News24 they were tired of engaging with their councillor, Morakane... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ramokgopa must address us or we won't vote Ga Rankuwa residentsprotesting against the violation of their fundamental rights by government. He
Ramokgopa must address us or we won't vote Ga Rankuwa residents
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
protesting against the violation of their fundamental rights by government. He said they wanted tarred roads, storm water drainage systems, and safety and security in their area. "We also want recognition for our area. Our area is not registered,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle Council unveil plans to build a 'new town' in the west of the cityfacilities. The sites will be enhanced through the creation of wildlife corrid
Newcastle Council unveil plans to build a 'new town' in the west of the city
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
facilities. The sites will be enhanced through the creation of wildlife corridors, open space and sustainable urban drainage systems (SUDs). Councillor Ged Bell, cabinet member for investment and development, said: “Our city is growing and... Read more
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