Fresh look for Jairos Jiri building

The Jairos Jiri Centre wall was proposed and identified as a potential site to promote the Matobo women’s art while raising the institution’s profile.
By Margaret Lubinda 1m ago

BCC justifies US dollar tariff

The council proposed a US$264 million budget for 2024 anchored on prioritising service delivery.
By Innocent Magondo Dec. 8, 2023

Ministry stalls BCC recruitments

Ward 23 councillor Ntombizodwa Khumalo told participants that council was battling a serious brain drain at a time when it is understaffed.
By Silas Nkala Dec. 6, 2023

Zinwa disconnects supplies to Silalatshani Irrigation Scheme

The farmers said water was disconnected last month and they were ordered to pay about US$300  each by the end of this month to offset the debt.
By Silas Nkala Dec. 5, 2023

BCC tightens restrictions on heavy trucks

In a notice, the council said a truck with a mass exceeding nine tonnes must follow designated routes when passing through the city centre.
By Silas Nkala Nov. 24, 2023

BCC approves US$3m building plans

The council said it was following up on all illegal structures by issuing final notices and penalising defiant developers.
By Silas Nkala Nov. 13, 2023

BCC bans pushcarts in CBD

According to the SI, pushcarts will no longer be allowed in the CBD in the area bounded by Naison Kutshwekhaya Ndlovu Avenue, Lobengula Street, Joseph Msika Avenue and Robert Mugabe Way.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Nov. 9, 2023

Comedian rips BCC over water shedding

The council says challenges such as system failures among others were crippling its capacity to quench the thirst of residents who are going for several days without water.
By Style Reporter Nov. 5, 2023

BCC earmarks US$14m for roads

The city’s road network continues to deteriorate due to ageing and lack of timely maintenance owing to resource constraints.
By Silas Nkala Oct. 23, 2023