17 MAY 2015
For Immediate Release
Grass Cutting Schedule to Resume
EThekwini Municipality is pleased to announce that grass cutting and weed spraying operations will commence immediately. This is in line with the Municipality’s commitment of creating a clean and safe environment for residents to live, work and play.
The Municipality anticipates that four cycles of grass cutting will be undertaken and completed between May and December 2016.
Areas with overgrown grass will be prioritised.
Approximately 272 co-operatives from around the Municipal area have been engaged on a three-year contract to carry out grass-cutting and weed spraying services in various areas around the City.
The Municipality would like to thank residents for their patience and understanding while the necessary supply chain management processes were being finalised to ensure that eThekwini is able to provide quality services to residents, while complying with the Municipal Finance Management Act.
For enquiries on the grass cutting schedule, please contact:
Northern Region – 031 322 2803
Inner and Outer West Region – 031 322 2755
South Region – 031 311 5727
Central Region – 031 311 5724
Issued by the eThekwini Municipality Head of Communications Unit, Tozi Mthethwa.
For more information contact Municipal Spokesperson Thulani Mbatha on 031 311 4820 or email: or Princess Nkabane on 031 311 4818 or email:
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