Pinehaven and the Heuningklip, Honingklip, Steynsvlei and Northvale areas are high risk areas due to E.Coli bacteria in water.
“Mr Mayor, please tell me how an informal settlement in the area will benefit us? Because I presume that with an informal settlement, crime will go up.”
Messages circulating are incorrect. The move will not solve the problem, but just move it.
This is because the Kenmare Reservoir is currently operating at half capacity following a reported fault at Rand Water’s Kenmare Pump Station.
Hefty price hike will effect every citizen, including taxi passengers as this time around, the fares will increase.
Officials address the problem and discuss when water supplies will be restored.
“Na jare se gesukkel, en aansoekvorms wat vir die soveelste keer ingevul moes word, het ek die nuus ontvang dat van die huise oorhandig sou word.”
Mogale City water technicians are currently embroiled in a wage dispute with the municipality and have downed tools.
The action cost the taxpayer money because a lot of damage was caused.
“The municipality refutes these reports and states categorically that it has never had a problem paying for bulk services.”
Mogale City still owes Eskom about R167 million.