On Thursday the 8th of November 2018, bronze busts of His Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuZulu, Former President Nelson Mandela and the Sivananda Peace Pillar were unveiled. The unveiling ceremony took place at 11am in Mitchell Park and was attended by multiple dignitaries. See more images.
Mark Gold Jewellers is celebrating 30 years in business. In celebration of this momentous occasion a carpet bed is now outside Jameson Park. The business has been based at the corner of Florida and Innes Road for 20 years. We wish Mark Gold Jewellers many more successful years ahead! Get all the latest Florida Road news by clicking here.
The Community Chest is one of the official charities of the Comrades Marathon Association. The charity is calling on all interested Comrades Marathon 2019 runners to contact them, should you be interested in running in support of the charity next year. Read on for more details on becoming a Community Chest Comrades Marathon Superhero.
Some more positive development news for Florida Rd is the progress on the Florida Fields development, due to open in December this year. Stretching the full block from Holden Avenue to Cottam Grove, this Urban Lime project will include a mix of offerings laid out in public landscaped gardens. Continue reading this story.
Excellerate Armed Reaction Officer, Cyprian Madikizela and Florida Road UIP Security Supervisor, Bongani Khumalo have been rewarded for their excellent work carried out during the early hours of Sunday morning. At about 02h30 on the 28th of October, a female was robbed at knife point by three males whilst walking along Florida Road. Continue reading this story.
On Friday the 9th of November, cleaning staff members, Zakhele Thongo, Simon Dlamini and Dumisani Shando assisted by Sidewalk Monitor Derek Cele, replaced the hanging baskets at the tram shelter on Florida Rd. These efforts go a long way in adding to the overall appeal of the area and makes Florida Rd the great welcoming place that it is. Get all the latest Florida Road news by clicking here.