The Observatory Improvement District was established as a special rating area (SRA) in 2009. Property owners have thus agreed to pay an additional increment on their rates, to fund top-up services and programmes additional to the services delivered by the City of Cape Town, in order to ensure a better managed precinct. These services include […]View Post
OBSID / SRA Notice
Membership is open to all the property owners who are encouraged to apply for membership so that they exercise their rights to influence the business of the CID. Membership cannot be denied and the property owner is then entitled to attend, participate and vote at the members meetings held under the auspices of the Companies Act.
Should a member be unable to attend they may give another individual their proxy to attend and vote on their behalf. Non-members may attend and participate but cannot vote and as such may thus have limited influence on the CID activities.
THE outpouring of generosity from the local community has yet again allowed the Observatory Pick n Pay Family Supermarket team to spread the festive joy this past December. Thanks to all the donations from customers, the Obs Pick n Pay team managed to successfully host five Christmas lunches for different organisations in the space of […]View Post
UNANSWERED questions about “Day Zero”, actively encouraging residents and landlords to adopt water saving methods and how local businesses will cope were some of the main points highlighted at the recent Water Action Cape Town meeting held at the Observatory community centre. The Water Action CT group consists of Obs residents, community representatives, experts and […]View Post