State of the Nation

State of the Nation

I have been thinking today about voting in South Africa, and more specifically about whether most people are a member of a political party. Without actually getting political in this post, I am thinking about levels of apathy. Surely we should all care deeply about our country and as such be a member of a party and at least we make sure we cast a vote in the election? I am not necessarily a political person, and I feel that if things were running right, then I wouldn’t feel a need…

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Cleveland CPF 3 July 2013

Cleveland CPF 3 July 2013

I attended a recent CPF sector meeting in our community. We are very fortunate to have some dedicated policeman, community leaders and other role players in our midst. But this meeting was not well attended. We had about 7 people attend. This is important information that is being discussed here, and feedback is given to the community from the police about crime in their very own area. We put sufficient advertising in the paper, on Facebook, by email, by word of mouth. I would like to understand the apathy of…

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Important Info

Important Info

Each ward councillor has a Ward Committee. I am on the Ward Committee of Ward 118 (Johannesburg SA), Alison van der Molen’s ward. My portfolio is that of Public Safety.  This is NOT a replacement for reporting to officials like the police or council.. just a place to discuss and disseminate info. How can you be involved? Cleveland CPF meetings are on the first Tuesday of the month at 18:30 at Cleveland Police Station. Sector 1 meetings are the last Thursday of each month at Queens High School at 18:00…

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