Press Releases

March 2018
13/03/2018 How to manage invasive plants post fire
09/03/2018 Knysna CCTV Project launches 11 more cameras in Knysna CBD
06/03/2018 Knysna Municipality takes swift action to address audit issues

February 2018
27/02/2018 Applications for Indigent rebates now open
27/02/2018 Enough water for Greater Knysna tourists
16/02/2018 Knysna Invest Engagement
12/02/2018 First phase of Knysna Municipality CBD renewal programme to be launched
06/02/2018 Business man, Fred Alger pays it forward
06/02/2018 New Youth Council to be established

January 2018
30/01/2018 Mayor hands over key of the town to Miss Universe
19/01/2018 Breaks in the Water Reticulation System
16/01/2018 A successful holiday season for Knysna

December 2017
14/12/2018 PnP Oyster Festival and Knysna Municipality shares excitement on emerging events Incubator Program
12/12/2017 Avoid service cuts by paying your municipal account
12/12/2017 Investment in Knysna top priority
12/12/2017 Garden Route Rebuild Initiative finalises strategy, seeks public input on project implementation
07/12/2017 Eden District Municipality name to change to Garden Route District Municipality
05/12/2017 Greater Knysna geared for season
04/12/2017 Blue Flag season officially launched

November 2017
28/11/2017 Temporary housing for Fire Victims
28/11/2017 Festive season traffic operational plan
28/11/2017 Greater Knysna plans for season
21/11/2017 News from Council
20/11/2017 Brenton-on-Lake Mudslides following heavy rains
14/11/2017 Knysna has done it again

October 2017
31/10/2017 No reason to celebrate Guy Fawkes
30/10/2017 Exciting agricultural learnership programme
25/10/2017 Business as usual
23/10/2017 Message to class of 2017
18/10/2017 Blue Flags for Greater Knysna

September 2017
12/09/2017 Mayor’s focus on Economic Development
12/09/2017 Update on fire relief goods
05/09/2017 Municipal Fire Report based on evidence
04/09/2017 Third Spelling Bee the biggest yet

August 2017
30/08/2017 Another Housing accolade for Knysna Municipality
30/08/2017 Property rates holiday for fire victims
22/08/2017 Municipality to host third annual Spelling Competition
14/08/2017 Knysna Fire report presentation
14/08/2017 Act of God ruled out in #KnysnaFires
11/08/2017 Media Advisory: Knysna Municipality to release fire report
07/08/2017 Garden Route Rebuild continues with positive momentum
07/08/2017 Women’s day comes alive in the heart of knynsa

July 2017
26/07/2017 Knysna Municipality in Rebuild phase
24/07/2017 Knysna Municipality Youth Desk hosts Cooking Competition
21/07/2017 Garden Route Rebuild initiative making headway
20/07/2017 Emergency Assistance to help fire victims in Knysna
12/07/2017 Knysna Municipality renews contract with Knysna & Partners
10/07/2017 New municipal manager takes office
06/07/2017 Premier Zille Announces Garden Route Rebuild Initiative

June 2017
27/06/2017 Eden District Municipality Asbestos press release
19/06/2017 Knysna municipality addresses water
19/06/2017 Builders waste disposal site identified
15/06/2017 Knysna will rise again, stronger than before
14/06/2017 Update on plans to rebuild Knysna
12/06/2017 Fire Update 6
11/06/2017 Fire Update 5 – Today was a Good Day
11/06/2017 Fire Update 4
10/06/2017 Fire Update 3
10/06/2017 Fake news attempts to details humanitarian need to Knysna: issued by SAPS
10/06/2017 Fire Update 2
09/06/2017 Fire Update 1

May 2017
25/05/2017 Unfounded allegations made against Knysna Municipality
23/05/2017 Water Ambassador leader presents at Water Forum
16/05/2017 Municipality officially reopens Dam-se-Bos Sports Ground
10/05/2017 R315 000 towards 12 new cameras for Knysna CCTV project
09/05/2017 312 new housing units for Hornlee
09/05/2017 Municipality takes water awareness on the road
04/05/2017 Mayoral Open Thursdays – 11 May

April 2017
28/04/2017 Art Development Programme Workshop
24/04/2017 Mayor’s Back-to-School Project raises R10 000
10/04/2017 Youth Development workshop a success
10/04/2017 Water Ambassadors assist in water awareness
03/04/2017 Knysna Municipality’s Draft Budget tabled
03/04/2017 Knsyna Municipality addresses water crisis

March 2017
28/03/2017 Exciting youth talent workshop to be hosted
22/03/2017 Greater Knysna enters Level 3 Water Restrictions
16/03/2017 Knysna libraries celebrate South African library week
15/03/2017 Municipal Manager, Grant Easton resigns during hearing
07/03/2017 Art Development Programme for Greater Knysna
07/03/2017 Knysna Municipality fights for burial rights
06/03/2017 Farmers to be on the lookout for Fall Armyworms
06/03/2017 Boreholes and well-points in Greater Knysna
03/03/2017 Municipality welcomes Mbulelo Memani as CFO

February 2017
28/02/2017 Back to Basics approach for Traffic and Law enforcement
27/02/2017 Greater Knysna students receive tertiary funding
20/02/2017 Meet the Mayor during Open Thursdays
07/02/2017 Youth talent auditions for Greater Knysna
07/02/2017 Knysna Municipality appoints Director Planning and Development
03/02/2017 ACDP joins DA in Knysna Coalition

January 2017
31/01/2017 How to apply for a government subsidised home
31/01/2017 The three spheres responsible for housing
30/01/2017 First Knysna youth council meeting
23/01/2017 Ben van Jaarsveldt a cut above
10/01/2017 Blue flags to fly high again by mid-January
09/01/2017 Pipe breaks and turbid water
05/01/2017 Fireworks are illegal
04/01/2017 Pay it forward this year
03/01/2017 Despite rain Greater Knysna remains on water restrictions

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