Village Ridge Development Petition

The Online Petition is now Live

Deadline: Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Ref# ERVEN 21028/21029, GEORGE

PETITION AGAINST PROPOSED CLOSURE OF STREET, REZONING, CONSOLIDATION, SUBDIVISION, CONSENT USE AND DEPARTURE: ERVEN 21028 AND 21029, GEORGE AND PORTION OF LOCH LOMONDRY AVENUE, GEORGE, 6529

Express your views regarding the high-density affordable housing development for lower-income groups that is being proposed for erven 21028 and 21029 in King George Park, situated in Loch Lomondry Avenue between the King George Hotel and Die Bult Secondary School.

Topics covered in the petition include, amongst others:

  • The shortcomings of the Traffic Impact Assessment (TIA)
  • The lack of an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
  • Property depreciation concerns
  • Lack of public participation
  • Infrastructural concerns
  • Zoning issues

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TO COMPLETE THE ONLINE PETITION

 


The petition is of particular interest to King George Association members and residents living in the following areas: 

  • Die Bult (Highlands)
  • King George Park
  • Dormehls Drift
  • Rooirivier-Rif
  • Heather Park
  • Heatherlands
  • Kingswood Golf Estate
  • Earls Court Lifestyle Estate
  • Golf Park 1, 2 and 3
Click on the map of the proposed developments to join the petition.
Map showing the location of the proposed affordable housing developments

How long will it take to complete the petition?

The first part of the petition provides detailed background information for individuals who may not be familiar with the 2 proposed developments. Reading through this section is optional , but recommended, to better inform your responses to the petition’s questions.

Estimated reading time: 5-10 minutes.

USEFUL TIP: Once you’ve opened the petition, click ‘Next’ at the bottom of the first page if you wish to skip the background information and start recording your responses.

The second part of the petition is the heart of the petition, and where you will have an opportunity to express your concerns. Most questions are multiple choice, so it’s quick and easy to complete (even on your mobile device). Just try to have your Municipal Account handy.

Estimated time to complete: 10 minutes.

Please note:

  • The online petition’s responses will be printed out submitted to George Municipality on Wednesday, 5 December 2018, so please try to complete the petition online by Tuesday, 4 December 2018.
  • This online petition is not affiliated with any political party.
  • Comments, questions or suggestions regarding this petition can be sent to villageridgepetition@gmail.com

Members of the King George Association and all affected parties are strongly encouraged to use the petition to voice their concerns.


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TO COMPLETE THE ONLINE PETITION

 


Useful links:

Village Ridge Online Petition: http://bit.ly/villageridgepetition

Resources & Further Reading: http://bit.ly/villageridgeinfopack

WhatsApp Group Invite: http://bit.ly/villageridge

 

Renaming of Suburb – Die Bult

Please take note, that as of end October 2018 – the renaming of the suburb ‘Die Bult‘ was passed & the suburb will now be renamed to “Highlands“!

This information was passed onto us via the senior spatial planner – Delia Power, George Municipality.