Category Archives: Newsletters

  • Security update newsletter

    Posted on June 8, 2017 by admin in Newsletters.

    June security update newsletter In this letter we address the potential to implement security road closures in our suburb. Download the newsletter here: 20170606_security_road_closures

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  • Security update: 8 June 2016

    Posted on June 8, 2016 by admin in News, Newsletters.

    In the past week, two “follow-home” robberies occurred in Magaliessig. In each instance the victim was apparently followed back from a shopping centre and then firearms were brandished by the perpetrators who forced their way into the properties (one into a complex) after the victim. This is a serious “contact” crime and one that causes […]

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  • Makro protest: Sat, 11 June – human chain

    Posted on June 7, 2016 by admin in Newsletters, Uncategorized.

    HUMAN CHAIN: SATURDAY 11 JUNE 2016 FROM 9H30 TO 12H30 MAF IS HOLDING A HUMAN CHAIN EVENT ON THE CORNER OF WITKOPPEN ROAD AND MERROW LANE JOIN US! OUR AIMS ARE: • To demonstrate that Magaliessig residents are still very opposed to the possible Makro development in our suburb. • To show our very strong […]

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  • Makro update 10 May 2016

    Posted on May 10, 2016 by admin in News, Newsletters.

    MAF Newsletter update on Makro development: Tuesday 10 May 2016 Update on the proposed Makro development In a letter dated 5 May 2016, the Office of the Gauteng Premier advised that the Provincial MEC for Economic Development, Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development had considered the Makro appeal and on 28 April 2016 had resolved that […]

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  • Balloon Update 21 April: it must go!

    Posted on April 21, 2016 by admin in News, Newsletters.

    Update on Balloon at Golf Driving Range, Thursday 21 April 2016. Following representations by Magaliessig Action Forum to the City of Johannesburg’s Outdoor Advertising Department, MAF has been advised that a court order was granted yesterday requiring the owners and operators of the advertising balloon situated at the Golf Driving Range on Troupant Ave, Magaliessig […]

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  • Balloon Update: Monday 18 April

    Posted on April 18, 2016 by admin in News, Newsletters.

    Update on Balloon at Golf Driving Range, Monday 18 April 2016. Following a major outcry to MAF from Magaliessig residents about the inappropriate advertising balloon being erected at the Golf Driving Range located on Troupant Ave, MAF has done considerable research to determine its legality and has signed a confirmatory affidavit as a party in […]

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  • Balloon at Golf Driving Range

    Posted on March 27, 2016 by admin in News, Newsletters.

    2016 March 27 Magaliessig Action Forum (MAF) has become aware that a large tethered helium balloon, similar to the one that was located at Monte Casino, is being sited at the golf driving range on Troupant Ave and that its inflation and first flight are imminent. The balloon’s envelope will be white and will carry […]

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  • March 2016 Newsletter

    Posted on March 19, 2016 by admin in Newsletters.

    Magaliessig CCTV Security Project March 2016 Newsletter Dear Subscriber, CCTV Subscriptions As you may be aware, the Armed Response Divisions of RSS and TRS recently merged to form TRSS in order to improve efficiencies and to increase the number of response vehicles on the road. The guarding and other divisions remain separate entities. The merger […]

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  • Newsletter December 2015

    Posted on December 14, 2015 by admin in Newsletters.

    MAF DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER To everyone who has supported the Magaliessig Action Forum (MAF) during 2015, thank you! It has been a busy year, from getting the CCTV cameras up and running to continuing to fight against inappropriate developments in our suburb, trying to maintain good relationships with local authorities, dealing with traffic problems, ensuring […]

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