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WATER RESTORED – BLANCO


Repairs have been completed on the valve failure. Blanco reservoirs are busy filling up and thereafter the water network will take time to refill.

Please note Blanco will continue to experience low water pressure until the system rebalances.

Water tankers will remain in place until 20:00 tonight.

UPDATE WATER OUTAGE BLANCO

ETR 5-6 Hours

Following a 450mm pipe failure on 17 April in very difficult to access terrain, a temporary repair completed on morning of the 19th April together with a failed valve has left areas of Blanco without water. Civil Engineering teams are on site.

WATER TANKERS REMAIN IN POSITION

Tanker stationed near Pollock’s Place. 

Tanker stationed at Mont Fleur Estate entrance

Tanker stationed on corner Crystal Avenue & Golden Valley Drive

Tanker stationed at Roman Catholic Church, Die Rus will be withdrawn shortly.

Residents in Blanco, Heather Park and Heatherlands are urged to reduce water consumption as much as possible to avoid reservoirs running dry and maintain network pressure so water can reach all areas.

STATUS WATER OUTAGE – Blanco

Following a 450mm pipe failure on 17 April in very difficult to access terrain, a temporary repair completed on morning of the 19th April together with a failed valve yesterday evening, has left areas of Blanco without water. Civil Engineering teams are on site for repair work to the valve. An ETR can not be given.

WATER TANKERS REMAIN IN POSITION
Tanker stationed near Pollock’s Place.
Tanker stationed at Mont Fleur Estate entrance
Tanker stationed ar Roman Catholic Church, Die Rus
Tanker stationed on corner Crystal Avenue & Golden Valley Drive

Residents in Blanco, Heather Park and Heatherlands are urged to reduce water consumption as much as possible to avoid reservoirs running dry and maintain network pressure so water can reach all areas.

WATER OUTAGE – VALVE FAILURE – BLANCO

Valve failure in Plantation Road on the 450 mm pipeline in Blanco. Teams will isolate and attempt to fix. .

WATER TANKERS
Tanker stationed near Pollock’s Place.
Tanker stationed at Mont Fleur Estate entrance
Tanker stationed ar Roman Catholic Church, Die Rus
Tanker stationed on corner Crystal Avenue & Golden Valley Drive

Residents in Blanco, Heather Park and Heatherlands are urged to reduce water consumption as much as possible to avoid reservoirs running dry and maintain network pressure so water can reach all areas.

Water trucks will start roaming at 6am tomorrow morning.

ETR cannot be provided at this point.

UPDATE _ 450mm pipe failure Heatherlands

A temporary repair has been completed to supply water to Blanco following the pipe failure on 17 April. George Municipality is aware that Maitland Street, Searle Street and Mont Fleur Estate currently do not have water and a large tanker is stationed near Pollock’s Place. A smaller tanker is stationed at Mont Fleur Estate entrance.

Residents in Blanco, Heather Park and Heatherlands are urged to reduce water consumption as much as possible to avoid reservoirs running dry and maintain network pressure so water can reach all areas.

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A temporary repair has been completed to supply water to Blanco following the pipe failure on 17 April. George Municipality is aware that Maitland Street, Searle Street and Mont Fleur Estate currently do not have water and a tanker is being dispatched. Location will be updated once tanker is in position.

Residents in Blanco, Heather Park and Heatherlands are urged to reduce water consumption as much as possible to avoid reservoirs running dry and maintain network pressure so water can reach all areas.

Citizens of George Please Take Note, A New Meter Reading Service Provider Appointed

Londoloza Utility Solutions was appointed as the successful service provider to deliver water meter reading services with effect from Monday, 22 April 2024.

The water meter readers will be wearing the following gear to verify themselves:
• A branded navy blue golf shirt.
• A yellow branded safety vest.
• A unique identification card.
• Grey overall pants with safety boots.

Should a property owner have any questions/enquiries regarding the water meter readers, please call Londoloza on the Telephone number: 012 492 6600 or Cell/WhatsApp line at 081 602 3425.

Self-readings are still allowed and can be submitted by making use of the following methods:

• Submit your water meter reading by email to meterreadings@george.gov.za, including the accountholder’s name, contact details, George Municipal account number, and date of reading.
• Submit your meter reading using the My Smart City – George App
 Go to your Apps home screen
 Tap on the Municipal Self Meter Readings icon
 Tap the Add Account and Complete all relevant fields (Please note that you can only proceed once you have selected your location under your profile.)
 Once done, tap Save Details.

Enquiries regarding water meter readings may be directed to: accounts@george.gov.za or george@meterman.co.za

Londoloza meter reader with a safety vest and unique identification car – Back
Londoloza meter reader with a safety vest and unique identification car – front

Planned power outage – portion of Pacaltsdorp Industria

NOTIFICATION OF THE INTERRUPTION OF THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY.
THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED:
PORTION OF PACALTSDORP INDUSTRIA,
CRUSADER CLOSE AND PIONEER ROAD.
NOTICE is hereby given that the electricity supply will be interrupted on SUNDAY 21 APRIL 2024 FROM 07H00 TO 18H00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains. Consumers are warned to treat the installation as being live for the full duration as the supply may be resumed at any time within the notified period.
Should circumstances prevent the work being carried out during the abovementioned period; the work will be done on MONDAY 22 APRIL 2024 FROM 09H00 TO 16H30.

KENNISGEWING VAN DIE ONDERBREKING VAN DIE ELEKTRIESE TOEVOER.
DIE VOLGENDE AREAS SAL GERAAK WORD:
GEDEELTE VAN PACALTSDORP INDUSTRIA,
CRUSADER CLOSE EN PIONEER WEG.
KENNISGEWING geskied hiermee dat die elektriese toevoer onderbreek sal word op SONDAG 21 APRIL 2024 VANAF 07H00 TOT 18H00 met die doel om veranderings aan elektriese hoofleidings te maak. Klante word gewaarsku om die installasie as lewendig te beskou vir die volle periode aangesien die toevoer enige tyd gedurende die periode aangeskakel mag word.
Sou omstandighede verhoed dat die werk gedoen kan word gedurende bogenoemde periode, sal die werk gedoen word op MAANDAG 22 APRIL 2024 VANAF 09H00 TOT 16H30.

Garden Route District Municipality Notice of Roadworks

Project: Fog Spray (Bitumen Spray on Road Surface) of the George Airport Road (TR00209)
Date: From 22 April – 25 April 2024
Time: From 08h00 – 15h00 daily
Waiting time: Waiting times at ‘Stop and Go’ setups will range from 5 to 15 minutes.

For any inquiries or further information, please contact:
* Phila Thabethe (069 504 4975); or
* Azola Mtangai (068 284 2423).

Access the full notice here:

https://tinyurl.com/57hbu8k6

 

Emergency Interruption of the Electricity Supply: Portion of George Industrial

THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED:
Portion of George Industrial
Foundry Street, Brick Road and Clay Road

A planned electricity supply interruption which was scheduled to take place on FRIDAY 19 APRIL 2024 FROM 08H00 TO 15H00, will no longer take place as planned. It has been moved to the alternative date of MONDAY 22 APRIL 2024 FROM 08H00 TO 15H00.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

UPDATE _ 450mm pipe failure Heatherlands

Excavation and repairwork is continuing at the site of the 450mm pipeburst in Heatherlands.

Please note the affected areas will either have no water or experience low water pressure.

Additional water tankers in place:
1 x Die Rus,
1 x Golden Valley,
1 x Millie’s,
1 x Fortuin Street and 1 roaming.

Areas Affected
The affected area includes a portion of Blanco, Heatherpark and Heatherlands.

Specific streets affected are Maitland Street, Searle Street. Preekstoel Street and the farms fed from the ESKOM reservoir.

We ask residents in Blanco, Heather Park and Heatherlands to please reduce your water consumption as much as possible to avoid reservoirs running dry.