Polokwane Municipality has alerted residents that certain streets in the vicinity of Jack Botes Hall will be closed for traffic tomorrow (Thursday) from 06:00 due to the State of the Province Address (Sopa) to be delivered by Premier Stan Mathabatha. Streets will be re-opened after the event.
Communications and Marketing Manager of Polokwane Municipality, Matshidiso Mothapo said in a media release that Thabo Mbeki Street from Biccard to Paul Kruger streets, Church Street between Thabo Mbeki and Rabe streets, Paul Kruger Street between Thabo Mbeki and Rabe streets and Market Street between Bodenstein and Rabe streets would be affected. “We urge motorists and businesspeople to be patient and advise all to rather use alternative routes where possible,” Mothapo concluded.
Story and photo: ARRY VILJOEN