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Ekurhuleni,

metropolitan municipality (2011 pop. 3,178,470), Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. Ekurhuleni largely encompasses the East Rand region of Gauteng. GermistonGermiston
, city, now part and seat of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa, on the Witwatersrand. The chief industries are gold mining and processing and the manufacture of liquid oxygen; other chemicals, machinery, textiles, and clothing are
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 is the municipal seat; other communities include Katlehong, Tembisa, BoksburgBoksburg
, city, now part of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is an important coal-mining center. Some gold mining is still carried on.
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, Vosloorus, Tsakane, Daveyton, Etwatwa, Kempton Park, BenoniBenoni
, city, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa, on the Witwatersrand, now administratively part of the Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality. It is the distribution center for a gold-mining district and is part of a large industrial complex known for its iron and steel plants.
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, SpringsSprings,
city, now part of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is an industrial center of the Witwatersrand, a gold- and uranium-mining region.
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, and BrakpanBrakpan
, city, now part of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is a gold- and coal-mining center and has an ironworks. There is also a technical college in the city.
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. Gold mining and processing and the manufacture of liquid oxygen are the most important industries. O. R. Tambo International Airport, the Johannesburg metropolitan region's airport, is in Ekurhuleni, and several airlines are headquartered there. It is also a rail hub.
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Minister Molewa commended the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality for initiating the Clean City Programme, and called upon other municipalities throughout the country to embark on a similar journey to ensure that the right to a clean environment is extended to all South Africans.
The agreement with Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality is ENDESA's first ever in Africa
NEW YORK -- ENDESA (NYSE:ELE) and Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) have signed an agreement under which ENDESA will buy 100% of the Certified Emissions Reductions from a portfolio of landfill gas extraction projects developed by EMM.
8220;The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality has adopted a 10-year Water Demand Management Strategy, comprising of programmes to effectively address, separately, technical and non-technical water losses.
Dorothy Batenegi Mabuza, Divisional Head: Water Revenue Management Water & Sanitation Department, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality
In its continuous efforts to ensure good quality services to its residents, the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality will be conducting major maintenance work in Tsakane.
Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality wishes to inform residents and businesses in Germiston of a planned water supply interruption scheduled for Friday, 27 February from 06h00 to 18h00.
By streamlining and automating many processes, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality ensures that its citizens are kept constantly informed of the status of service applications through mobile updates, while at the same time the municipality is always fully aware of application processing times and service delivery bottlenecks.
Rika Pieterse, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Senior Business Analyst for the Department of Information & Communications Technology, said: We understand that South African citizens don t just need service delivery from their local government, they want easy access to services along with modern systems that can provide them with alerts and updates on their pending requests.
One significant example of the difference accelerated services means to the lives of the most vulnerable citizens is Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality s Indigent Management process, intended to provide free essential services such as water and electricity to those that cannot afford them.
The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality wishes to inform Tembisa residents experiencing sewer blockage in different sections of Khalambazo and Ecaleni and surrounding areas that work is underway to address the sewerage problem.