FROM January, the Observatory Improvement District (Obsid) will employ three City Law Enforcement Officers, known as rent-a-cops, to complement their nine-man security team. The City Law Enforcement Officers will lend some teeth to the Obsid’s security initiative for the first time. Up to now, the Obsid’s security staff were all private security guards with no […]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 Obsid Arts, Sports and Heritage committee (Ashcom) is looking for blank spaces in Observatory for a series of murals. Residents interested in offering their blank wall space as part of an exciting beautification project can contact the Obsid office on 021 4487090.View Post
THE Obsid often gets asked why it doesn’t “sort out” or “get rid of’ the destitute living on the streets of Obs, or at least control their often anti-social behaviour. The challenge: Helping street dwellers is extremely difficult. Their drug and alcohol addiction makes it very hard for them to come off the streets, even […]View Post