Hangberg residents will not move to Blikkiesdorp
20 April 2011
No Hangberg residents will be moved to Blikkiesdorp.
Brian Williams one of the mediators said “There is an undertaking that the community will not be relocated to Blikkiesdorp and that there is complete commitment to finding a resolution within the area”.
Residents have also been promised that 200 residential units will be built and around 300 structures will be upgraded in the area.
The city and the residents of Hangberg will work together to try and develop the area.