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Help us improve our CBD

The Strand BID invites all members of the public, property and business owners to help us improve the Strand CBD.  To help us getting more information from you we have added a contact form to our website.  You can now log your own incidents and we will receive the information via email.  We will log […]

SBID’S TEAM EFFORT PAYS OFF

The many letters and messages of gratitude from businesses and the general public directed to the Strand Business Improvement District, is a testimony that the SBID’s public safety and operations teams are now well-established in the area and their efforts are showing positive results. Since the establishment of the Strand BID six months ago on […]

THANK YOU SBID TEAM!

The Strand BID received a whole lot of complements during the past two months. Here is what the public had to say about the work the team are doing in the business district: “The SBID team of safety officers are doing an excellent job!” – Bettie Julius [Social Development] “The park is much neater and […]

Give where it will make a real difference

The Strand BID team would like to urge business owners not to give recycled material to homeless people and in the same light, also help to discourage members of the public to give money to beggars. “In both cases, this humble gesture causes more harm than good”, says Gene Lorentz, manager of Geocentric Urban Management. […]

A clean sweep…

The SBID team is building on the good relationships with the local municipal officials responsible for solid waste management to ensure a clean and litter free CBD area. The Team Leader from Solid Waste Cleansing , Mr Mxolisi Witness Mtyabatiso, is doing an excellent job in the area, especially to secure that defective green litter […]

Improving the urban environment

The SBID team continuously alerts the City of Cape Town about defects in the urban environment of the Strand central improvement area whilst being on their daily patrols. Defects to the urban environments are reported and repaired on a daily basis in the area. Here follows some of those improvements in photos:

NOTICE OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING

The STRAND BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NPC will be hosting its 1ST Special General Meeting and all Property Owners are invited to a review of the year’s activities. Date:     24 February 2015 Time:     16:00 Venue: Friedman and Cohen, Corner of Main Road and Wesley Street, Strand AGENDA: 1. Registration 2. Welcome & Apologies 3. Quorum to […]

We are making a start!

After months of hard work to gain support and submit an application to the City of Cape Town for establishment, the Strand Business Improvement District (SBID) will take its first few steps on 15 October 2014. The City of Cape Town approved the SBID application on the 29th of May 2014. Given this approval the […]