Nov 2014

3

New refuse removal truck for Walvis Bay

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With the expansion of town and the consequent increase in refuse removal, coupled with large breakages to essential vehicles, the Solid Waste Section struggled to perform regular refuse removal services. Council made funds available for the expansion and upgrading of the Solid Waste Section fleet with the purchase of larger refuse removal vehicles.  This is […]




Oct 2014

17

Safe Storage of Dangerous Goods in Walvis Bay

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Following the application a few months ago by the company Native Storage Facility CC for a site where dangerous goods can be stored, the Municipality subsequently convened a meeting attended by all the relevant stakeholders in this matter. The purpose of the meeting was to find common ground regarding the site of the proposed development, […]




Sep 2014

10

Residents urged to make use of amnesty period

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The Deputy Mayor, Cllr. Benson Uakumbua announced yesterday during an ordinary council meeting that an amnesty period has been set from 10 September 2014 until 31 December 2014. Uakumbua said that residents, whose accounts are in arrears, can now make use of the amnesty period, during which time the interest portion on all accounts in […]




Jul 2014

29

CALLING FOR STORIES, MEMORIES AND OLD PHOTOGRAPHS FOR A BOOK CELEBRATING 20 YEARS AFTER WALVIS BAY’S REINTEGRATION

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A unique opportunity for anyone with links to Walvis Bay to be personally involved in a book on the town’s reintegration into Namibia – and the 20 years of progress hence – presented itself recently when the Municipality of Walvis Bay appointed Virtual Marketing to produce such a book. Virtual Marketing is responsible for the […]




Jul 2014

19

Walvis Bay to hold presentations on the new Integrated Urban Spatial Development framework (IUSDF-WB)

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The Town Planning Section hereby invites all members of the public for a presentation on the newly approved Integrated Urban Spatial Development framework for Walvis Bay (IUSDF-WB) and all newly planned township establishments. The dates will be as follows: 1.       Tuesday the 22 July 2014 Walvis Bay side hall. 2.       Wednesday 23 Narraville Primary School. […]




Jul 2014

3

Walvis Bay Mayor calls on community to help solve shack fire problem

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Following recent incidents of fires in Walvis Bay, the Mayor of Walvis Bay, Cllr Uillika Nambahu called on the community to suggest ways aimed at solving the shack fire problem Walvis Bay faces. Nambahu was speaking at an ordinary council meeting earlier this week. During the past couple of months Walvis Bay has experienced a […]