COVID-19 impact on services

The office of the MMC for Environment and Infrastructure Services Department (EISD) Clr Mpho Moerane, would like to update the residents of the City of Johannesburg on the unfortunate state of service delivery by the entities as a direct result of the Covid-19 pandemic.The EISD entities, City Power, Pikitup and Joburg Water, have over the [...]

By | 2020-07-08T07:03:16+00:00 July 8th, 2020|Pikitup News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

CENTRAL CAMP DEPOT CLOSED AFTER AN EMPLOYEE TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

Pikitup Central Camp depot will not be rendering waste collection services in its operational areas due to the confirmation that an employee has tested positive for Covid-19. Operations at the depot have been stopped with effect from Monday 06 July to the 9th of July 2020. The closure of the depot is in line with [...]

By | 2020-07-07T08:33:05+00:00 July 7th, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments

PIKITUP RESOLVE TO CONTINUE WITH THE CLOSURE OF THE ROODEPOORT DEPOT AFTER 45 EMPLOYEES TEST POSIVE FOR COVID-19

Pikitup, the waste management entity of the City of Johannesburg, has received confirmation that a further 30 employees at the Roodepoort depot have tested positive for the novel corona virus. This brings the total number of employees infected by the virus to 45.  The Roodepoort depot was initially closed on the 15th of June 2020 [...]

By | 2020-07-02T10:39:18+00:00 July 2nd, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments

PIKITUP NORWOOD DEPOT HAS RESUMED OPERATIONS

Pikitup, the waste management company of the City of Johannesburg, has re-opened the Norwood depot on Monday, the 8th of June 2020.  The Norwood depot was closed after suspected cases of Covid-19 were reported. The results of the suspected cases have been released and all tested negative for the virus. The depot was supposed to [...]

By | 2020-06-10T12:12:38+00:00 June 10th, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments

PIKITUP NORWOOD DEPOT REMAINS CLOSED

Pikitup Norwood depot will not be re-opening on the 1st of June 2020 as previously communicated.   The depot was closed after suspected cases of Covid-19, tests results are still pending. As a precautionary measure, management has decided to extend the closure of the depot until such time that all the test results have been received.  [...]

By | 2020-06-02T07:10:46+00:00 May 30th, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments

PIKITUP OPERATIONS AT NORWOOD DEPOT CONTINUE DESPITE DEPOT SHUTDOWN

The management of Pikitup were alerted on 14 May 2020 that two family members of one of the employees at the Norwood depot have tested positive for Covid-19.  The employee has since been tested by the Wellness department and the results are pending. Consequent to this discovery, management resolved to immediately close the depot as [...]

By | 2020-05-19T10:36:55+00:00 May 19th, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments

ENVIRONMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT (EISD) MMC CLOSES PIKITUP DEPOT AS A PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE AFTER TWO EMPLOYEES ARE DISCOVERED TO DISPLAY COVID-19 RELATED SIGNS

MMC for Environment and Infrastructure Services Department Cllr Mpho Moerane has learnt that two Pikitup employees have been tested for Covid-19 after a screening procedure indicated that they displayed symptoms related to the virus. It has also emerged that two family members of one of the affected employees were Covid-19 positive.   Both employees stationed [...]

By | 2020-05-15T11:57:28+00:00 May 15th, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments

PIKITUP APPEALS TO RESIDENTS TO SANITIZE THEIR BIN LIDS BEFORE COLLECTION

Pikitup, the waste management entity of the City of Johannesburg continues to render waste collection services during the lockdown period and appeals to residents to take a precautionary measure of sanitizing their bin lids. Despite Pikitup employees being provided with protective clothing during this period, the call is made to residents to practice extra caution [...]

By | 2020-03-31T07:56:53+00:00 March 31st, 2020|Pikitup News|0 Comments