Daily Archive: July 12, 2011

Draft EIA Report for Thyspunt transmission lines – comment and viewing sites

Notice from Eskom Consultants: The Draft Environmental Impact Assessment Report (DEIR) for the Thyspunt Transmission Lines will be available for public review and comment from Monday, 18 July 2011 to Thursday, 1 September… Continue reading

Municipal Manager not fired

Contrary to other news reports, the Kouga municipal manager has not been fired, St Francis Chronicle has reliably learned.  The recently-elected Kouga Council is considering terminating his contract early (his contract expires February 2012).… Continue reading

R87m+ needed for flood relief in Kouga

R87-million and more is needed to repair damage to service infrastructure in the Kouga municipal area following the recent heavy rains – 500mm+ of rain was recorded in the area since May. And… Continue reading

Staples and Payne to compete for wildcard at Billabong Pro

Two St Francis Bay surfers, Dale Staples and Shaun Payne, will be competing in the VonZipper Superheat – the first surfing heat at the Billabong Pro Jeffrey’s Bay from 14 -24 July. Two… Continue reading