ETHEKWINI NEWS FLASH
 
For immediate release
 
10 May 2016
 
Urgent Notice to Residents: Water Supply Interruption in Southern Parts of EThekwini
 
The heavy rainfall experienced over the weekend has caused damage to the City’s bulk pipelines which is affecting water supply to the following areas in eThekwini:
 
•Parts of Northdene
•Chatsworth
•Shallcross
•Klaarwater
•St Wendolins
•KwaNdengezi
•Dassenhoek
•Milky Way
•Part of Tshelimnyama
•Savannah Park
•Hlanganisa Road
•Intake Road
•Luganda
 
To minimise the impact of the water interruption, water tankers have been dispatched to these areas.
 
We appeal to the public to allow the tankers to drive through the affected area in order to reach everyone.
 
Technical teams are working tirelessly to address the matter. All efforts are being made to stabilise the water supply to ensure that it is reinstated as soon as possible.
 
The Municipality apologises for the inconvenience caused and assures all residents that the matter is receiving urgent attention.
For any enquiries please contact the 24 hour toll free line on 080 13 13 0 13.
ENDS
Issued by Tozi Mthethwa, Head of Communications, eThekwini Municipality.
For more information contact Municipal Spokesperson Thulani Mbatha on 031 311 4820 or 082 651 6290 or email: thulani.mbatha1@durban.gov.za or Princess Nkabane on 031 311 4818 or email: princess.nkabane@durban.gov.za
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