Camera Update!

  The MSI are very excited to let you know that 50 out of the 76 cameras have been installed and that 18 of those are now live! Over the next few weeks the remaining cameras will be installed and we will see these cameras going live as the Fibre network expands. We look forward to seeing a significant effect on the crime in our suburb!    

 

Suspects arrested in Melville

  In the early hours of 29 May 2016, a panic signal from a resident in 3rd Avenue Melville was received by CSS Tactical A vehicle was dispatched and on arrival the officers reported that the client had heard some noises outside. When he went to investigate, two men grabbed his cellphone that was in his hand and fled the scene. The client described the suspects to the officers and […]

 

New Liquor Licence Application in Melville: The Federal

The Melville Residents’ Association has informed the Melville Community of a new liquor licence application on 7th street. The Federal is applying for a restaurant liquor licence. For more information on the application as well as info on how to object, should you wish, click on the link below: Restaurant Liquor Licence  – Shop 2 & 3, Melville Properties, 7th Street, Corner of 2nd Avenue, Melville The Melville Residents’ Association […]

 

and we are live Melville!

  The first set of Security Cameras installed in Melville are now live and streaming through to the CSS command hub. CSS will monitor and action where required; more importantly the software used by the system is now able to start to learn various patterns of life in Melville. This will be used in order to identify suspicious behaviour and alert the required personnel to take action.   The camera […]

 

Great news Melville - The first Fibrehoods' home is LIVE!

  A resident on 3rd Avenue is connected and using their fibre network at great speeds thanks to Fibrehoods and WebAfrica.Want to know when your address will be live? Click on this this link and open the map and schedule. Find your address on the map, take note of your block number in the red circle. Now look at the schedule on page 2, find your block with the go […]

 

Fibrehoods is here Melville! Can you handle the speed?

Fibrehoods is in our hood and they are ready to get the first homes live by the 7th April 2016. By the end of May 2016, they will have completed all homes in Melville giving residents access to lightning fast Internet speeds. Fibrehoods, the Melville Security Initiative and CSS Tactical have worked together to bring high speed fibre internet and intelligent Public Space Security cameras to Melville.   HIGH SPEED […]

 

New Liquor Licence Application in Melville: Pablo Eggs Go Bar

The Melville Residents’ Association has informed the Melville Community of a new liquor licence application on 7th street. Pablo Eggs Go Bar (PTY) LTD is applying for a restaurant liquor licence. For more information on the application as well as info on how to object, should you wish, click on the link below: Restaurant Liquor Licence  – Shop 1 & 2, 7th Street, Corner of 1st Avenue, Melville The Melville […]

 

Welcome Fibrehoods to Melville!

A quick look at who Fibrehoods is and what they are bringing to Melville.        

 

FTTH Update

We have reviewed and considered the further proposal from Vumatel and compared it to the Fibrehood’s proposal. If we were to endorse Vumatel instead of Fibrehoods it would cost our members more than R200 000 in additional setup costs and more than R50 000 per month in additional monitoring costs. As a not for profit organisation working in an environment where our members are all under severe pressure from the […]

 

New MSI Director

We are very excited to announce that Eric van Gils has accepted our invitation to join as a Director of the MSI. Eric is going to be a hugely valuable asset to the MSI and we are really excited to have him on board. Read more about Eric under our About section.