Councillor Martin Meyer said he was grateful to officials for fast tracking the matter.
“It is a shame that Durban has been granted this award in Bonn.”
Residents in Peter Mokaba Road want the City to act on removing vagrants living in bush behind their flats.
In Durban, methane is extracted from the landfill and used to run generators that produce electricity for the local grid.
The Strategy will identify land parcels and detailed land use changes at scheme level to effect the objectives of the study through the selection of pilot sites to test densification.
Through mapping the cell masts residents have noted 10 in a 1km radius in Glenwood.
The City becomes the 22nd UNESCO City of Literature.
The Democratic Alliance said it would continue to fight for a responsive, climate minded city that prioritises the health and well-being of its citizens.
The City’s Inner City Spatial Vision and Regeneration Strategy was recognised at ISOCARP Awards for Excellence.
Cheryl Johnson and Kevin Dunkley from SOB, said several unhappy residents have approached them regarding the developments which they say will impact negatively on their properties.
The Rules of Order amendment by-law was deferred to the next council meeting.