Fire station on track

The Masiphumelele fire station is more than 70% complete and is expected to bring emergency, fire and rescue services closer to the community. The station is expected to be operational sometime from October to December, according to Mayco member for safety and security, JP Smith, who visited the site on Friday May 3.  The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and senior fire service management did a risk assessment to find the best spot for the station, which will cover Masiphumelele, Kommetjie and Ocean View predominantly.