Liquor Licence Application: The Whippet (Corner 3rd Avenue & 7th Street)

Please be advised that another application for a liquor licence in the Melville area was lodged with the Gauteng Liquor Board. This is for a restaurant (possibly coffee shop) on the corner of 3rd Avenue and 7th Street, The Whippet – Application GLB 7000011099 Whippet Liquor License Application The applicant for this liquor licence has a similar operation in Linden. To date the MRA has not been approached by the […]


The greenfingered Grandad and the small pink person

THE GREENFINGERED GRANDDAD AND THE SMALL PINK PERSON Outside and independent of the Melpark Primary school something astonishing is growing. It so happens someone has painted an ‘entrance’ on the corner, labelled Door to Narnia but what unfolds further down the street is the really fantastic place of magic. The 3rd Avenue slopes that used to be full of crisp or sweet packets and trampled weeds are transformed into an […]


Land Use: Applications for rezoning from Residential 1 to Business 4 - 3rd & 4th Avenue

We have been notified of two rezone applications  from Resident 1 to Business 4 for properties 71 3rd Avenue (Erf 298)  & 72 4th Avenue (Erf 370). The owner is the same for both properties, located adjacent to each other whereby the intention is to utilize both properties for offices.   PROVINCIAL NOTICE 1037 OF 2017 CITY OF JOHANNESBURG METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY NOTICE FOR THE AMENDMENT OF THE JOHANNESBURG TOWN PLANNING […]