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Cape Town Water Pipe Burst – flood in a drought!

Burst pipe leads to Kilolitres of precious water flowing away for hours. City should empower appointed local residents to switch off street mains.

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Cape Town Drought Charge targets ratepayers.

The City of Cape Town’s proposed Drought Charge appears to be a wealth tax rather than a consumption charge. It is inequitable & is also likely to be illegal.

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Flush less & avoid poop- pile ups in a drought!

To save water we are flushing less – so how do we avoid poop- pile ups and sewer-cide? Options include: Go Greek, Go Wild, Go Off- Grid.

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How & Why of living on less than 87 liters of water!

Predictions that Cape Town dams will be `dry’ by March 2018 mean that we need to be more frugal with the water now. How to use less than 87 liters?

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CT Home User Electricity service fee to be postponed

Mayor De Lille announced that the introduction of the Home User electricity tariff including a R8.21 per day service fee will be delayed owing to public outcry.

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Cape Town drought: city ‘waiting on a miracle’

Winter 2017 will be a dry one. Cape Townians get their heads & hands around Level 4 water restrictions and using water for drinking, cooking & washing only.

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Greater Efficiency not Desalination to Save Cape Town

Why isn’t Cape Town exploring desalination?

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How to read your water meter?

A number of people have asked how one reads the water meter.  Confused by the number of dials, spinning wheels and then the bar of digital numbers.  What does it all mean? But first!  Do you know where your water meter is? Do you know how to switch off your supply if a pipe bursts […]

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Level 3B water restrictions as dam levels drop

Stricter water savings to lower consumption so our dams aren’t sucked dry before the rains means more restrictions & stricter enforcement of top consumers.

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Cape Town Water restrictions – Answers to questions

Getting hotter under the collar trying to find out about level 3 water restriction rules, look at the FAQ. Also, frail people can apply to use a hose.

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