Update: The Precinct Plan for Melville

As you all know, not all members of the MRA committee were happy at the outset about the process regarding the Melville Precinct Plan. We had been introduced to Denver Hendricks as the golden boy whose proposal on that front won the JDA’s tender to oversee consultation with stakeholders.   Some of us believed then and now that it was a flawed process but by and large Melville residents participated […]


MRA Statement re: JDA Public meeting - Melville / UJ Precinct Plan

If you care about Melville and wish to avoid exclusion from participation as was experienced with Boulevard, Campus Square and 27 Boxes, we urge you to attend the Johannesburg Development Agency’s public meeting at 27 Boxes on Tuesday, 02 May at 18h00. Described as “part of (the) local stakeholder engagement process”, notices inviting residents and the public to attend the meeting have been posted on all Melville sites. In February, […]