15/04/2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

POWER TO THE AMANZIMTOTI WASTE WATER WORKS HAS BEEN RESTORED

The power to the Amanzimtoti Waste Water Works has been restored following emergency repairs. The water works are functioning normally.

The Mbokodweni River is still being monitored by City Scientific Services. However, the public health warning will remain in place until such time as the river water returns to an acceptable quality.

Please note that the Municipal drinking water supply was not affected and tap water is safe to drink.

ENDS

Issued by eThekwini Municipality’s Communications Head, Tozi Mthethwa.For more information contact Gugu Mbonambi on 0313114855 or email: gugu.mbonambi@durban.gov.za or Princess Nkabane on 031 311 4818 or email: princess.nkabane@durban.gov.za