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Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality refuse collection to these areas affected due to march

Mar 27, 2019
Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality refuse collection to these areas affected due to march

Port Elizabeth -  The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality on Wednesday advised local residents and businesses that there will be refuse collection challenges after its refuse collection workers embarked on a protest.

"Please be advised that Municipal workers have embarked on a March today and as a result no refuse collection is expected today [Wednesday]," said Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Communications and Media Management Officer, Mthubanzi Mniki.

It was not immediately clear when the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality expects the refuse collection strike to end - previous strikes went on for weeks.

Areas affected by Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality refuse collection workers' march

Mniki said that the affected areas are as follows:

1. KwaNobuhle part 1, 2, 6 & 7

2. KwaNobuhle area 3A

3. Joe Modise, Peace Village & Hani/Ramaphosa

4. Part of Rosedale between 24th Avenue, Rosedale Drive, Heron & North Street Extension

5. Moggesuikel & Rosedale Extension

6. Despatch (Central, Bothasrus, South of Berg Street & Azalia Park

7. Reservouir Hills, Dalkeviewa & Movalley

"Residents are advised to keep their refuse in their yards until further notice," he added.

"We apologize for any inconvenience caused."

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