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2008-02-27: Opening of Council

A number of roads in Johannesburg will be closed for the annual Opening of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Council. The Council wishes to apologise for any inconvenience incurred during this brief period.

The affected streets will be closed at 07:00 am:

Corners of Jorissen and Jan Smuts streets 
Corners of Jorissen and De Beers streets 
Corners of Jorissen and Melle streets 
Corners of Jorissen and Biccard streets 
Corners of Jorissen and Harrison streets 
Corners of De Kort and Rissik streets
Corners of Empire and Hoofd streets 
Traffic will return to normal at no later than 11:00am

Participating in the Mayoral cavalcade will be:

JMPD, JMPD Drill Squad, EMS Drill Squad, SAPS Band and Johannesburg Regiment formation.