Council Refuses Use of Tractors for Refuse Collection

By Correspondent Masvingo City Council’s Health Department has turned down the use of tractors for refuse collection as it does not resonate with Council’s ambitions of being a world class city by 2030. The local authority is faced with refuse collection challenges with the refuse department operating with only two refuse trucks. However, one of […]

Diaper Debacle For Masvingo

By Tonderai Saharo The flagrant disposal of diapers in Masvingo has become a cause of concern for residents and Masvingo City council with both parties at each other’s throats over the issue. Residents are accusing Council’s refuse collection department of refusing to collect diapers from refuse bins an allegation denied by the latter. Masvingo collects […]

Old Masvingo Dumpsite To Be Decommissioned

By Correspondent Masvingo Council’s old dumpsite is set to be decommissioned at the end of the year as it has become dangerous for residents near it and susceptible to abuse by homeless people. Masvingo Town Clerk Engineer Mukaratirwa said the old dumpsite has been constantly experiencing unregulated fires. “There have been incidents of vagrants who […]

Masvingo Ignores Budget Hearings

By Correspondent Budget hearings by Masvingo City Council got off to a poor start on Thursday as very few residents turned up for the 2023 consultations in various Wards. Some areas had a measly 10 residents present as residents and representative organisations accused the local authority of stampeding them without due notice. Council posted notice […]