IN every edition, we try to answer a question that is frequently directed at the Obsid. This time, we look at a frequent request from residents who want the Obsid’s mobile security kiosk, known as the horsebox, stationed in their street as security for their guests when they have a party. The Obsid’s mobile kiosk, […]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.
TWO City of Cape Town Law Enforcement Officers are set to start working in Observatory from the beginning of February. The long-awaited officers, who for the first time will add a bit of law-enforcement bite to the Obsid’s bark, will have powers of arrest and will be able to fine people who violate City by-laws. […]View Post
THE Obsid wishes to congratulate the organisers of the recent Streetopia event on a well-executed and successful street festival. The Obsid, which braced itself for an increase in opportunistic crime and levels of anti-social behaviour that normally comes hand-in-hand with the influx of festival goers can report that there were no incidents linked to the […]View Post