Return of flamingos and other birdlife to the river network
"This Earth Day, 22 April 2016, I would like to draw the attention of Capetonians to the innate wealth we have inherited to live in a city of such natural wonder."
"We are blessed with a variety of plant and animal species right here on the doorstep of our city," continues Councillor Johan van der Merwe, Mayoral Committee Member for Energy, Environmental and Spatial Planning, City of Cape Town.
"Cape Town is a biodiversity hotspot without parallel.
It’s almost time to drop anchor in Simon’s Town for the annual South African Navy Festival that will be taking place from 21 to 24 April 2016.
All routes will lead to Simon’s Town later this month for an event synonymous with the Cape Town landscape: the South African Navy Festival. This popular festival attracts over 100 000 visitors every year and gives would-be maritime explorers a peek into the naval world.
Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) workers with Exec Mayor Patricia de Lille
Cape Town residents have proved that when it comes to the crunch, they will do what it takes to save water.
The City of Cape Town’s Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) has been a valuable resource in both creating employment and supplementing services. The latest partnership, this time with the City’s Water and Sanitation Department, sees EPWP workers assisting with enforcement of water restrictions.