February 2018

An expensive and new water challenge?

The article has been taken from the news24.com website. It now appears that there is a billing "challenge"". The CRRA has been asking for the last 9 months what the huge write off of 23% of the Water Revenue (894mln) of the City relates to and the huge historical write offs - see page 142

How the new water and sanitation tariffs will affect you.

The increases, paid for once again by Ratepayers, are mind boggling.  500-540% increase in tariffs for the first 1-6 kilolitres? All our queries to Eddie Andrews (""Mini mayor" for Area South), Penny East (Chair, Oversight Committee Area South and Ward Councillor for Ward 71) as well as Elizabeth Brunette Ward Councillor for Ward 62 remain unanswered,

January 2018


LEVEL 6B WATER RESTRICTIONS The City of Cape Town has implemented Level 6B Water Restrictions, effective from 1 February 2018 until further notice. RESTRICTIONS APPLICABLE TO ALL CUSTOMERS No watering/irrigation with municipal drinking water allowed. This includes watering/irrigation of gardens, vegetables, agricultural crops, sports fields, golf courses, nurseries, parks and other open spaces. Nurseries and

Borehole rules? Can you use sea water to flush? – The City answers your questions.

Please click on the link below. The full article is also posted underneath. https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/borehole-rules-can-you-use-sea-water-to-flush-the-city-answers-your-questions-20180130   Cape Town - GroundUp asked readers to send questions about the water crisis for the City of Cape Town to answer. We selected and edited the best ones. Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson, mayoral committee member for Safety and Security and Social Services

Electricity outages advance warnings

Please be advised of the following electricity interruptions. More detailed information can be seen by clicking on the attachment links below. 15th January Midhurst Way S/S, Gildale Cls, Withycombe Cls, Dreyer Cls, Breda Str, Algoa Way, Russell Cls. 30th January Constantia Rd S/S, Silvertree Lane, Pear Lane, Constantia Main Rd.   2303 (2018) - WARNING

December 2017

November 2017

High Constantia Accident this morning – yet the City does absolutely zero.

We have been attempting to get the City to conduct a High Constantia node Traffic Study for the last 2 years - particularly at the junctions of Constantia Main and Price Drive/Groot Constantia Road/Pagasvlei Road. It took some convincing of our Ward Councillor that something needed to be done - despite glaring evidence. Once at