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Last updated 12/2/2021 8:20:08 AM
Council replaces old trees in Africa Unity Square

Council is cutting down old trees that pose danger to life in Africa Unity Square as part of the park renewal efforts.

Last updated 11/22/2021 10:27:11 AM
USD23 monthly bill for high density house

A high density house in Mbare is now expected to pay an average equivalent of USD$23.15 a month while low density house (Mabelreign) will now fork out...

Last updated 11/11/2021 9:43:51 AM
Budget to address service delivery

The 2022 will focus on key service delivery issues, Finance and Development chairperson Cllr Tichaona Mhetu has said.

Last updated 11/11/2021 9:24:14 AM
Transforming Harare into a Zero waste society

A group of Budiriro residents have joined hands with council in beautifying and transforming the city to a zero waste society using recyclable materia...

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:34:49 AM
Pre-paid system way to go: Government

Government has urged Harare City Council to urgently install prepaid water meters as a measure to ensure that all water users pay for the commodity.

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:29:52 AM
Kadewere donates to the Sunshine Boys

France based former Harare City Striker Tinotenda Kadewere has donated two set of kits to the Sunshine Boys as a gesture to thank the Harare outfit fo...

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:26:50 AM
Government to appoint Local Government Board

Government is set to appoint the Local Government Board to expedite resolution of labour issues of senior council officials and the appointment of sub...

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:21:58 AM
Government promises water delivery improvements

The Minister of State for Presidential Affairs and Monitoring Implementation of Government Programmes Cde Jorum Gumbo says Government is ready to assi...

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:17:27 AM
Adhere to building by-laws, residents urged

Harare City Council has called upon residents to adhere to Council building by-laws during construction of their properties to avoid penalties.

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:15:42 AM
44 companies face trade effluent fines

At least 44 companies in Harare will be fined $1200 after failing to install pre-treatment facilities to treat industrial effluent at their premises.

Last updated 5/3/2021 8:12:52 AM
Council now owed more than ZWL$5 billion

Harare City Council is now owed more than ZWL$$5,8 billion by Government, business and residents, a situation which has seen the local authority faili...

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:44:34 AM
Uncertainity and leadership gaps hamper service delivery: Acting Mayor Cllr Mutizwa

Acting Mayor Stewart Mutizwa has urged Government to help in addressing issues of uncertainity and leadership gaps that are affecting service delivery...

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:31:29 AM
Council bemoans lack of road rehabilitation funds

Council wants ZINARA to avail more resources for road rehabilitation and reconstruction. Acting Director of Works Eng Gerald Mutume said amounts rece...

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:29:23 AM
Council sets up taskforce to improve service delivery

Council has set up an inter-departmental task force to coordinate the repair and maintenance of service delivery plant and equipment, procurement proc...

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:28:58 AM
COUNCIL’S new clothing production unit

COUNCIL’S new clothing production unit is now operational and is now sewing protective wear and uniforms for employees.

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:12:50 AM
Corona affects community activities

COVID-19 has affected community development programmes.

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:10:13 AM
City stabilization, Harare’s top priority: Acting Mayor Mutizwa

ACTING Mayor Cllr Musarurwa Mutizwa is working to stabilise council operations and has set the next three weeks to achieve his goal.

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:07:42 AM
Acting Town Clerk bemoans high cost of water chemicals

Acting town clerk, Eng Phakamile Mabhena Moyo has bemoaned the high cost of water chemicals which has seen the city accumulating a debt of more than Z...

Last updated 4/6/2021 11:05:56 AM