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
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.
RESIDENTS are urged to report any suspicious vehicles and people in Observatory following the spate of house break-ins in recent weeks. When reporting suspicious activity in the area, residents should include a description of the vehicle with a licence plate number and where it was seen. Photographs of suspicious people or vehicles can also be […]View Post
THE Observatory Improvement District (Obsid) supports the revitalisation of the Two Rivers Urban Park (Trup) association and urges residents to get involved to ensure that the Liesbeek River and Black River wetlands are not destroyed by large scale developments. A Canal Walk type development and a new psychiatric village is proposed for the Trup area, […]View Post