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Bitou 2019/2020 Budget Review – we need your membership fees to continue the good fight

The Bitou 2019/2020 budget was passed in council and was effective 1 July 2019.  It passed unanimously. That council would approve a budget that calls for a R46 million decrease (R130 million to R84 million) in capital expenditure is shocking and worrisome.  We have an aging infrastructure and pending lack of capacity due to massive growth

By |2020-04-10T10:48:26+02:00Jul 23rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Serious protest action in Plett…?

Dear Plett Ratepayers, Yesterday we had a 2 hour meeting with the new DA constituency leader of Bitou and DA councillors to express the deep concern of our community at the current situation. As chairman, I expressed sharp criticism at the DA, both nationally and provincially.  Criticism for the MEC of Local Government and

By |2020-04-10T10:48:27+02:00Jul 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Plett Ratepayers chairman Neville Petersen in discussion with Premier Winde

We had a serious protest action in Plettenberg Bay yesterday which closed the N2, and although the SAPS were on hand, their lack of police intervention is a deep concern to residents and business owners, as well as all ratepayers.  Protests on the N2 prevented workers going to work, businesses were closed, protests turned into

By |2020-04-10T10:48:27+02:00Jul 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments