Green Africa enjoyed a fruitful week as their planned activities received dedicated attention. The teams concentrated on revitalizing the flower beds in the bridge city precinct, which involved soil cultivation and the removal of withered leaves and litter. Additionally, they diligently conducted street sweeping to maintain the cleanliness of the surrounding roads. Well done team!
On the development side of things in the precinct, there are positive reports out of all sites, as the various teams indicated that they were all still on track with their schedules.
With spring fast approaching and talk around Arbour Day and the opportunity to get outside, we focus on the link between our public open spaces and mental health. Numerous studies have shown that access to and interaction with public open spaces, such as parks, gardens, and natural landscapes, can have positive effects on individuals’ mental…
On the construction side, we received positive reports from all our sites. This month the BCMA team also conducted a site handover on ERF 12 in the Bridge City Business Estate. The construction will be one of the smaller developments in the precinct and we envisage the project will take approximately 10 months to complete.…
Green Africa had a productive week in the precinct. The team continued with scheduled maintenance and more emphasis on the litter picking and street sweeping efforts with the wind and increased foot traffic both contributing factors to the increase in litter.
Despite the hiccups, the Hollywoodbets Durban July has been hailed as another successful event boosting Durban Tourism. This year’s event saw an increase in attendance to 50 000 compared to last year’s 30 000. Attendance aside the event created 1 500 temporary jobs and a R150 million injection into the city’s economy. Despite the heavy…
Precincts often attract tourists due to their distinctive offerings, and tourism, in turn, can play a vital role in shaping the development and sustainability of these areas. Precinct Management and collaboration with municipalities is a key contributor in positioning precincts as desirable locations for lifestyle or business events, underpinned by safe, well-maintained, clean, green, and…
Green Africa had a productive month continuing with their scheduled maintenance. They placed more emphasis on litter picking efforts around the precinct with the wind and increased foot traffic both contributing factors to large amounts of debris collecting in certain areas.
Green Africa deserve a special mention for winning a Silver Award of Excellence at the South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) Awards held earlier this month. This award was received for the excellent work done by them on the Mpact Recycling site in the Landscape Design and Construction. Well done team!
We would also like to send a very warm welcome to the McDonalds Drive-Thru which is now open, and we wish them all the best in the precinct. We look forward to the increased foot and vehicle traffic this new addition to the precinct will bring. Look out for the McDonald’s at the BP Station.
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