Activism by Sandton Ratepayers in the 1990s

CATEGORY: General
DATE: 16 February 2019
AUTHOR: The Heritage Portal

Prior to the 1994 elections, the National Party controlled both National Government and Provincial Government of the Transvaal. Planning of roads and townships were the responsibility of the Transvaal Provincial Administration (TPA).

Sandton was established as a town in its own right in 1969. It did not take long for residents to form ratepayers associations in most of the suburbs.

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