Land Use Planning Ordinance
This portfolio is run by Christopher Hudson and Len Swimmer. To email Chris or Len please use the contact page
The HBRRA Land Use Planning Portfolio provides input from a community perspective on land use planning matters affecting Hout Bay. The group provides comments and changes on land use planning legislation proposed by three tiers of government during the public participation process. It also comments on land use planning applications in respect of land in Hout Bay where such applications deviate from the legal conditions governing development of the particular erf; for example, building a lesser of further distance from the erf boundary than required in terms of the Cape Town Zoning Scheme (CTZS), or wishing to subdivide an erf into portions smaller than the minimum size as set out in the Local Area Overlay in the CTZS for Hout Bay.
To whom it may concern
On Friday 5th September at 07h30 my husband was having an early morning jog on Llandudno beach when he was bitten by a large ridgeback dog.
The dog belonged to a woman who appeared to have a number of dogs that she had brought to the beach for a walk. None of the dogs were on a leash.
It was always merely a matter of time, before one of "our" local taxis was involved in a fatal accident. To highlight the routine madness displayed by some of these drivers, of both
sedan & minibus taxis, this morning's accident involved a well known skorokoro speedster swerving off the bridge on Princess Avenue to avoid oncoming traffic, while attempting to
In last month’s Hout & About we reported on the revised development parameters that the owner of Erf 3477, on the Karbonkelberg, was seeking.
The City’s Spatial Planning & Land Use Management committee considered this application on 10th September. No decisions were taken as the committee decided that a site visit is essential to consider the proposals and counter arguments put forward, the principal of which were that any development on this erf will be against the City’s & the Province’s own Policies & Guidelines.