August 2020 projects and programme update

in Update. Posted 3rd Aug 2020
Whilst continuing to deliver our normal services during the pandemic, we’ve also used this time to conceptualise, design and implement new projects as well as expansions of our existing programmes. Enjoy this update – please complete the survey, download the Buzzer app and donate to the Khulisa Streetscapes Supportive Housing Project if you can. You’ll ...
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Expanding our public safety service

in Update. Posted 30th Jul 2020
The need for increased public safety visibility during the current Covid-19 pandemic is likely to continue for the foreseeable future, especially as more and more people are affected by ever increasing levels of unemployment, as well as housing and food insecurity. The OBSID Board made the decision to expand the current Securitas contract size – ...
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Covid-19 and those living on the streets

in Update. Posted 16th Apr 2020
Prior to the lockdown being announced, OBSID had activated plans to provide services to those living on the streets whilst the City of Cape Town developed and implemented relevant interventions. Whilst acknowledging the enormous strain that the Covid-19 pandemic has placed on the City of Cape Town’s departments and functions and the resultant pressure teams ...
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Covid-19 response update

As the country comes to terms with the “new normal” of lockdown, and after being designated an essential service, the OBSID team has activated plans to allow us to deliver services to the community whilst keeping our team as safe as we can. KEY COVID-19 CONTACT NUMBERS 📞 0800 029 999 (national) 📟 0600 123 456 (national ...
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The OBSID welcomes a new staff member

in Update. Posted 5th Dec 2019
Please join us in welcoming Petrus (Stoney) Steenkamp to the OBSID team! Stoney joined us on the 2nd December 2019 as Area / Precinct Manager (encompassing our public safety, cleaning and urban management portfolios). Stoney brings 25 years of valuable work experience to the role, with just over 17 years spent with the South African ...
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OBSID AGM

Notice is hereby given of the RECONVENED 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Observatory Improvement District NPC. The AGM will take place on Wednesday 5th December 2018 at 17h30 in the Observatory Community Centre...
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