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Montague Drive – Link Road upgrade

The Montague Gardens Marconi Beam Improvement District (MMID) is committed to upgrading and greening the area. One of the aims of the MMID is to...

Main Road clean-up project

Main Road clean-up project   At the MMID we strive to improve and upgrade our area. With this in mind, we have embarked on a long-term Urban...

Bosmansdam Road project – final phase

The final phase of the Bosmansdam Road fence has been completed! A splash of colour was added to the area by planting 45 bougainvillaeas along...

Adults owe teen climate activists the earth – it’s the least we can do

We are handing our youth a climate-unstable world that could to be way more ugly, brutish, and short than the one Hobbes thought our...

ANALYSIS OF THE DRUG PROBLEM IN THE MMID

There is an increase in the number of drug users in the MMID, drawn to the area by the presence of numerous dealers in...

Plastic brick invention to launch in Cape Town

Published by Aimee Pace on March 19, 2019   A new invention created by Donald Thompson, the CEO of The Center of Regenerative Design and Collaboration (CRDC) can turn...

Cape Town’s secret weapon to deter bark thieves? A coat of paint

07 May 2019 BY DAVE CHAMBERS   The fever tree forest at Pafuri in the Kruger National Park.  Image: Marianne Schwankhart Fever trees in Cape Town will be painted light...

Port Jackson project – continued

The MMID is continuing its war against these alien plants in the area! A section of 870x80 m has been cleared during a cleanup project...

PORT JACKSON: SO MUCH WORSE THAN JUST AN INCONVENIENT ALIEN

Add crime and potential urban decay to the list of evils promoted by Port Jackson, the invasive Australian tree considered to be one of...

GRAFFITI – A BLOT ON THE LANDSCAPE, OR URBAN ART?

While the MMID has found, after some research, that a lick of paint is the best solution for removing graffiti on the Omuramba footpath...