Use wasted spaces

Andrew Spiegel, Claremont

The article “Clean up your mess, says resident” (Tatler , June 13)

Clearly the official to contact is Patricia de Lille. As Minister of Public Works, concerned particularly with reversing apartheid-type spatial planning, she should surely be working towards transforming such unused and underutilised government-owned spaces in the city into affordable housing areas.

Fernwood is a perfect example.