Iconic music store relocates to Stadium on Main

Paul Bothner Music, which had previously been trading in the Werdmuller Centre on Claremont’s Main Road since 1980, have relocated their iconic store to Stadium on Main, (Corner of Central & Hawthorne Roads – under the Stadium-on-Main Parkade). The store had to move … Continue reading

August 29, 2012

U-Turn’s Homeless Rehabilitation Programme

The bitterly cold and wet weather these past few weeks has once again highlighted the desperate plight of the many homeless on our streets. There are several local organisations who work in partnership to address the trials faced by street people and the challenges … Continue reading

August 27, 2012

CIDC supports U-Turn Meal Voucher System

Sam Vos, CEO of U-Turn Ministries, addressed the CIDC and its partners in an information session on the history, services and statistics of U-Turn on Thursday 7 June 2012. U-Turn has increased their service to the homeless in Claremont and … Continue reading

July 23, 2012

CIDC Staff Vaccinated

Owing to the high level of germs, disease and viruses CIDC staff are exposed to on a daily basis, in the execution of their function of making Claremont a cleaner place for all, Social and Cleansing staff received a 10 … Continue reading

June 26, 2012

City commends CIDC Law Enforcement Officer

CIDC Law Enforcement Officer, Nicolette Sass, received a special commendation by the City of Cape Town on Thursday 31 May 2012. This commendation comes on the heels of a letter of commendation by David Stoll, Chairperson of the CIDC, on … Continue reading

June 14, 2012

City donates nearly R2,5 million in grants

At a Full Council meeting held on Monday 28 May 2012, the City of Cape Town adopted a recommendation to donate close on R2,5 million to Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) that assist street people across the city. An amount of R2 450 … Continue reading

The Streets of Claremont has a new visitor

The streets of Claremont has a new visitor, who has everyone buzzing around it as it patrols the Claremont CBD.The Claremont Improvement District Company recently acquired an Ecoway Scooter to assist its Security Officers in patrolling the streets of the Claremont … Continue reading

June 13, 2012

City announces date for General Valuation 2012

At a Council meeting held on 28 May 2012, the City of Cape Town announced the date for its next General Valuation. The date of valuation of all properties will be 1 July 2012. The general valuation roll prepared for … Continue reading

June 6, 2012

CIDC visits Claremont Main Road Mosque

The Claremont Main Road Mosque, the 6th oldest mosque in the country, housed in its distinctive sienna coloured ‘church style’ building opposite MontClare Place, has been in operation since the mid 1800’s.  The minaret is the only outward sign that … Continue reading

May 24, 2012

CIDC visits St. Bernard’s Catholic Church

Graeme Smith and wife Morgan Deane celebrate nuptuals at St Bernards. St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, on the corner of Protea and Stirling Roads,   dates back to 1955 and has a congregation made up predominantly of  local residents.   A good proportion … Continue reading