MAJOR decision making is taking place at the Observatory Improvement District (Obsid) as its current security contract with Securitashas come to an end and the appointment of an in-house security manager provides an opportunity for the organisation to re-evaluate its public safety operations. The security contract with Securitas, which provides Obsid with six guards, continues […]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 Observatory Improvement District (Obsid) needs a microwave, as well as donations of blankets and clothing as part of the upgrade of its Social Issues office at the Observatory Station. Once completed, the office will be used as a day assessment centre, where the Obsid field worker, Kenneth Roman, can engage with the homeless and […]View Post
THE Observatory Improvement District (Obsid) patrollers recently assisted the Woodstock Police in a routine operation in Obs during which inspections where done at clubs, suspicious characters were stopped and searched and a roadblock was set up. The security manager at the Obsid, Hannes Bronkhorst, said the Obsid patrollers helped the police with operations by being […]View Post