Members of the Lephalale Municipality Waste Management Division, the Local Economic Division (LED), of the Community Work Programme (CWP) and members of the community conducted a community clean-up programme on 3 June 2019.
Areas targeted were Marapong Taxi rank and around the hawkers area next to the Spar shopping complex in Marapong.
The purpose of the programme was to educate the community about keeping the environment clean. Members of the community are encouraged to stop the following behaviour:
• Littering of waste
• Illegal dumping of waste
• Burning of waste
The above mentioned acts cause environmental pollution which also negatively affects the health of the community.