GARETH Leyman, chair of the.OBSID’s Environment Committee, says the organisation’s gardening team is often asked why they place leaves on the OBSID’s more than 20 gardens throughout the suburb instead of throwing them away. Without mulch – organic material used to cover the soil of a garden – the soil becomes barren, scorched by the […]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 Cape Town law enforcement officers “adopted” by the Observatory Improvement District (OBSID) have issued fines to the value of about R38 000 in less than four weeks. Outgoing OBSID COO Brian Amery said the officers work in Observatory for three days one week and two days the following week. The officers, Rhelton Jooste and […]View Post Metro Officers
Crime in the Hartleyvale side of Observatory seems to have calmed down since the Observatory Improvement District (OBSID) security kiosk was placed on the corner of Strubens Road and Lower Wrensch Road, said OBSID outgoing COO Brian Amery. Mr Amery said the OBSID control room received fewer reports of crime from the Hartleyvale side of […]View Post Public Safety