Interdict hearing placed on hold for River Club redevelopment

24 November 2021

Cape Town – The application for an interdict to halt the redevelopment of the Liesbeek Riverine in the The River Club precinct, has been placed on hold as there is no judge available to hear the matter.

Proceedings were set to take place later this week at the Cape High Court.

The Observatory Civic Association and the Goringhaicona Khoi Khoin Indigenous Traditional Council have been rallying to stop the redevelopment, for various reasons including the fact that it is a heritage site. They have gained support from 56 000 people who have signed a virtual petition together with 60 organisations…