Notice is hereby given that Polokwane Municipality is in the process of levelling grave
hills at Silicon Cemetery as part of maintenance of the cemetery to allow for planting
of lawn and trees.
This process is required for aesthetics, health and safety as well as for accessibility
purposes. The process will be succeeded by development of a garden of remembrance
in honour of those who have lost their lives due to COVID-19 pandemic as per the
mandate from the National Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment.
Polokwane Municipality appreciates cooperation and understanding of all affected
Members of the public, with queries related to environment such as natural
resources (game reserve, bird sanctuary, plantation, environmental education and
environmental compliance) and parks and open spaces (including cemetery and
nursery) in the municipality, can contact the municipality’s Environmental
Management Unit at 015 023 2246 / 5559.
Issued by Communications and Marketing Unit