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Published: 20 Feb 2019Title: George Municipality water update: 20 February 2019Status: GEORGE MUNICIPALITY WATER UPDATE: 20 FEBRUARY 2019;Dam level: 82.43% (up from 81.75%); Rainfall since 14 February 2019: 0mm;Demand/usage: 30.8 megalitres (target 22Ml);Months water left in dam: 9
Published: 13 Feb 2019Title: GEORGE MUNICIPALITY WATER UPDATE: 13 FEBRUARY 2019Status: Dam level: 81.75% (up from 80.92%) Rainfall since 7 February 2019: 26.5mm Demand/usage: 28.23 megalitres (target 22Ml) Months water left in dam: 9 Section 2b restrictions remain in place, including watering times. Fines may apply. Details in News section.
Published: 07 Feb 2019Title: George Municipality Annual Report 2017-18 available for commentsStatus: George Municipality Annual Report 2017-18 available on website under Documents/Annual Report, libraries and area offices from 8 February to 4 March 2019 for comments.
Published: 05 Feb 2019Title: BLUE AND GREEN BAG COLLECTION RECOMMENCESStatus: Collection of blue and green bags recommences Monday 11 February 2019 as per usual refuse collection days. If you have not received your initial, two-of-each bags (1-8 February 2019), please report to Interwaste 044 878 0688. See news section for more details.
Published: 28 Jan 2019Title: Road Upgrades - Merriman StreetStatus: George Municipality has started with road upgrades to Merriman Street from Hibernia Street to Nelson Mandela Boulevard. The construction will be done in sections. Section 1: Nelson Mandela Boulevard to Victoria Street (Right hand side). Residents will be informed of the closures in advance.
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George Municipality Switchboard 044 801 9111
31 August 2016

Statement: Veld Fire De Vlug area

MEDIA STATEMENT: Issued George Municipality, 31st August 2016
George Municipal Fire Services has indicated that a veld fire which started in the Die Vlug area (near Keurbooms River)  has now jumped the boundary into the Eastern Cape.  The cause of the fire is allegedly the result of a controlled burn on a private farm which due to berg wind condition s ran out of control.

The George Municipal Fire Services together with Fire Fighting Services from Eden Municipality , Southern Cape Fire Protection Association, SANPArks, Cape Nature and Cape Pine have been assisting with fighting the fire. Although brought under control by late Monday evening, the berg wind conditions for yesterday, Tuesday 30th August restarted the fire and it subsequently jumped the southern cape border into the Eastern Cape.

The Fire Chief for Bitou Municipality has taken control of the approaching  fire on the Eastern Cape side of the boundary. All roleplayers remain in constant contact with each other. George Municipal Fire Services continue with mopping up and monitoring of the burnt out areas.

Currently a spotter plane is monitoring the entire area affected by the fire which stretches over a vast area and the Working on Fire helicopter as well as a private helicopter are active. Dense smoke and extreme wind conditions have made it impossible to give estimates of the damage caused but we can confirm that currently no lives have been lost.

Last published 31 August 2016