Tag Archive: Linus Muller

Feb 02

DA’s tips to avoid water and electricity disconnections by Joburg Municipality – Repost

Media Release by: Linus Muller PR Councillor, City of Johannesburg   Note: We are republishing this on our website as we have received a number of queries on issues covered below recently and hope it will be helpful.   Over the last few weeks there has been a steady increase in water and electricity disconnections …

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Jan 23

DA expresses concern over council’s readiness to respond to disasters

Media Release by: Linus Muller DA PR Councillor in the City of Johannesburg The Democratic Alliance is deeply concerned with the city of Johannesburg’s readiness to respond to natural disasters, following the incident where a fire broke out in Zandspruit destroying 5 shacks and leaving 5 adult males homeless last week. According to DA councillor …

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Aug 15

CoJ municipal billing via SMS / MMS unclear

Media Release by: Linus Muller DA PR Councillor in the City of Johannesburg During a heated debate on SMS / MMS billing (The City wants hundreds of thousands of customers to agree to receive statements via MMS) the Democratic Alliance was denied the opportunity to sufficiently investigate this new proposed method of statement delivery. In …

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Jul 11

Joburg’s ‘world class’ debacle

Media Release by: Linus Muller DA PR Councillor in the City of Johannesburg With all the regular scandal, intrigue and drama, an outsider would be forgiven for thinking City of Joburg was the name of soap opera. Hot on the heels of the controversy of Pikitup’s R263 million tender awarded to Aqua Transport Plant Hire …

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Jul 05

Zandspruit residents face eviction by City

Media Release by: Linus Muller DA PR Councillor in the City of Johannesburg The City of Joburg is planning to evict an unknown number of residents from the settlement of Zandspruit in Honeydew, Randburg. Last week confused shack dwellers were served administrative notices by JMPD officers. Plot 51 seems to be the epicentre of the …

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Nov 01

DA’s tips to avoid water and electricity disconnections by Joburg Municipality

Media Release by: Linus Muller PR Councillor, City of Johannesburg   Over the last few weeks there has been a steady increase in water and electricity disconnections by the City of Johannesburg municipality.  History seems to be repeating itself with many ratepayers suffering termination of water or electricity supply as experienced in the last few …

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Oct 30

DA’s early victory for ratepayers in Joburg Billing Crisis

Media Release by: Patrick Atkinson  Shadow Member of the Mayoral Committee for Finance, City of Johannesburg & Linus Muller DA Spokesperson for Billing, City of Johannesburg       ‘A few days ago DA councillors from the City of Joburg Metro Cllrs Mmusi Maimane, Laurette van Zijl, John Mendelsohn and Patrick Atkinson had  a productive …

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Oct 19

Joburg 10 Plus – Deployment Program in Wards 97, 100, 101 and 114

PR Councillor for Ward 114 Linus Muller & JMPD member in charge of Ward 114 Sergeant W Mrubata   On Thursday 11 October residents from Wards 97, 100, 101 and 114 had the opportunity to attend a presentation on the City of Joburg’s proposed Ward based integrated service delivery programme (Joburg 10 Plus).  The meeting …

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Jul 22

Last chance to submit objections to supplementary valuation roll

Media Release by: Linus Muller PR Councillor, City of Johannesburg Democratic Alliance PR Cllr Linus Muller from the City of Johannesburg Metro would like to remind ratepayers of the deadline for objections against the supplementary valuation roll.  “More than 80 000 properties in Jo’burg have been affected and the deadline for objections is 25 July,” …

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