From:   [email protected]
Subject: DKOA: Bokamoso Notice - Rietvlei Development on Witkoppies 393-JR_EIA phase
Date: 24 April 2008 12:53:57 PM
To:   [email protected]
Cc:   [email protected]
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To: Doornkloof Owners Association (DKOA)
Cc: Bokamoso Landscape Architects and Environmental Consultants

Greetings,

Bokamoso Notice - Rietvlei Development on Witkoppies 393-JR portion 1_EIA phase

Please see Bokamoso notice below.

We have asked that the Doornkloof Owners Association (DKOA) be registered as an Interested and Affected Party (I&AP) 

For more information contact:
George Gericke  Telephone: 012-346-3810
Bokamoso Landscape Architects and Environmental Consultants

Kind regards,

David Larsen - Salbu

Secretary: Doornkloof Owners Association (DKOA)
For more information see URL: http://www.salbu.co.za/dkoa

PS: PLEASE PASS THIS MESSAGE ON TO THREE NEIGHBOURS
AND ASK THEM TO DO THE SAME

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Begin forwarded message:

From: "lizelle gregory" <[email protected]>
Date: 24 April 2008 10:25:34 AM

Subject: Rietvlei Development on Witkoppies portion 1 EIA phase


Dear Madam/Sir,

Attached please find an invitation to review the environmental impact assessment report for the above mentioned project.

 Kind regards,

 George Gericke

Bokamoso Landscape Architects and
Environmental Consultants

012 346 3810






BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Name of project:
Proposed township establishment of Rietvlei development on Portion 1 of the Farm Witkoppies 393-JR. (Reference: Gaut 002/05-06/1813)

Project description: Proposed township establishment consisting of School, Lodge, Reservoir, Sewerage package plant, 700 residential stands, Equestrian centre with horse stables, Commercial farming with cows, sheep, pigs, chicken, horses, Small dams with fishing, Clubhouses with sports facilities, Upgrading of provincial roads, Upgrading of services In terms of Notice No. R 386 (Refer to Table 1 below):R.386, 21 April 2006 Activity 1 (a) The generation of electricitywhere the electricity output is more than 10 megawatts but less than 20 megawatts R. 386, 21 April 2006 Activity 1 (k) The bulk transportation of sewage and water, including storm water, in pipelines with (i) an internal diameter of 0,36 m or more; or (ii) a peak throughput of 120 litres per second or more. R. 386, 21 April 2006Activity 1 (l)The transmission and distribution of electricity above ground with a capacity of more than 33 kilovolts and less than 120 kilovolts R. 386, 21 April 2006Activity 1 (m) Any purpose in the one in ten year flood line of a river or stream, or within 32 metres from the bank of a river or stream where the flood line is unknown, excluding purposes associated with existing residential use, but including- (i) canals; (ii) channels; (iii) bridges; (iv) dams; and (v) weirs; R. 386, 21 April Activity 1 (n) The off-stream storage of water, including dams and reservoirs, with a capacity of 50 000 cubic metres or more, unless such storage falls within the ambit of activity listed in item 6 of Government Notice No. R 387 of 2006.R. 386, 21 April 2006Activity 13The abstraction of groundwater at a volume where any general authorization issued in terms of the National Water Act, 1998 (Act No.36 of 1998) will be exceeded. R. 386, 21 April 2006 Activity 15The construction of a road that is wider than 4m or that has a reserve wider than 6m, excluding roads that fall within the ambit of another listed activity or which are access roads of less than 30 metres long. R. 386, 21 April 2006Activity 16 (b) The transformation of undeveloped, vacant or derelict land to -Residential, mixed, retail, commercial, industrial or institutional use where such development does not constitute infill and where the total area to be transformed is bigger than 1 hectare. R. 387, 21 April 2006Activity 2Any development activity, including associated structures and infrastructure, where the total area of the developed area is, or is intended to be, 20 ha or more. R. 387, 21 April Activity 1 (a) The generation of electricity where -the electricity output is 20 megawatts or more; orthe elements of the facility cover a combined area in excess of 1 hectare; R. 387, 21 April Activity 1 (l)The transmission and distribution of above ground electricitywith a capacity of 120 kilovolts or more. R. 387, 21 April Activity 1 (p) The treatment of effluent, wastewater or sewage with an annual throughput capacity of 15 000 cubic meters or more R. 387, 21 April Activity 1 (t) Any purpose where lawns, playing fields or sports tracks covering anarea of 10 hectares or more, will be established. R. 387, 21 April Activity 2Any development activity, including associated structures and infrastructure, where the total area of the developed area is, or is intended to be, 20 hectares or more. Extent: The study area is approximately 431 hectares in extent.Name of the proponent: Chieftain Construction Limited Location: The study area is situated to the south of Rietvlei Nature Reserve, to the east of R21 and the western boundary abuts Delmas Road. In order to ensure that you are identified as an interested and/or affected party, please submit your name, contact information and interest in the matterto the contact person given above before the 30 March 2008. Please do not hesitate to contact us if there are any questions in connection with the above-mentioned development.