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Man Killed By High Voltage Power Lines

An unknown middle-aged man was found hanging on the high voltage electrical power lines on the railway line in Rondebult this morning (29 January). The incident was reported and fire and rescue team from Wadeville fire station swiftly responded after receiving the call at 09h42. On arrival the motionless body was still hanging on an […]
Community Safety

Keep Safe during the Anticipated Heavy Rains

Disruptive rain is expected over Gauteng, including the City of Ekurhuleni from this afternoon till towards the weekend. According to the South African Weather Services (SAWS), the prolonged rainfall is anticipated to cause large scale flooding, moreover in the low-lying areas. The City of Ekurhuleni Disaster and Emergency Management Services (DEMS) remains on high alert
Community Safety

Report Police Misconduct

Members of the public can lodge a complaint against metro police officers for intimidation, harassment, assault or corruption, among other forms of misconduct. Those who believe that their rights have been infringed upon by EMPD officers need to lodge a formal complaint in writing with the department’s Internal Affairs Unit, responsible for handling such complaints. […]
Community Safety

Job Scam Alert! Beware

The City warns the public to be aware of social media job scams that are falsely presented as the City’s recruitment process. The scammers lure the public to call them on their cell numbers where they are made to pay money in exchange for false job opportunities for drivers and cleaners, among others. The City […]
Community Safety

Service Delivery Departments Operate on One Third Staff Capacity to Curb the Spread of COVID-19

Following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s address on the extension of COVID-19 lockdown Level 3 regulations on Monday, 11 January 2021, all service delivery departments will adhere to the guidelines such as operating with one third of employees per building so as to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace. The City’s workforce in service delivery […]