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, […]


Public Meeting: Displaced people in our suburbs

” Dear All PUBLIC MEETING Displaced people in our suburbs The clean-up of George Lea Park has highlighted the presence of displaced people living in parks and other open spaces in our suburbs. The City’s new administration would like to hear residents’ views on how best to deal with concerns that have been raised. Councillors and other community leaders will provide updates and solicit advice at a public meeting. Have […]


The Heritage Assessment in the Corridors of Freedom

The following is a message from the heritage consultants who have done the heritage impact assessment for the Corridors of Freedom, of which includes Auckland Park, Melville & Westdene. Tsica heritage consultants is pleased to announce that a draft Heritage Impact Assessment for the Corridors of Freedom (Knowledge Precinct) is now available for public comment in hard copy at the Melville Library and online and The public is invited […]