28 October 2016
 
MEDIA INVITATION
 
EThekwini Unveils Disaster Management Command Vehicle
 
In its endevour to ensure the safety of its citizens, the Municipality recently acquired the Disaster Management Command Vehicle, which will help City officials in dealing with emergency incidents that have the potential of escalating into a disaster.
 
The State-of-the-Art mobile machine is equipped with CCTV equipment, call centre facility and a boardroom. These features will ensure that officials are able to monitor and manage emergency incidents on site, take decisions and timeously communicate with the affected community.
 
The Mayor, Cllr Zandile Gumede, will unveil the new vehicle to members of the media and other stakeholders. Its full functionality and how it will assist in disaster reduction efforts will also be unpacked.
 
DETAILS OF THE UNVEILING CEREMONY ARE AS FOLLOWS:
 
DATE: Tuesday, 01 November 2016
TIME: 08h00
VENUE: Greyville Race Course, Classic Room
RSVP: Vuyo Ndlovu on 031 311 4838, vuyo.ndlovu@durban.gov.za
ENDS
 
Issued by eThekwini Municipality’s Communications Head, Tozi Mthethwa.