Update: Power supply has been partially restored to the affected areas
The power supply has been restored to George South and Groeneweide Park, including Eden Technical High School. The electricians are still busy with repairs to restore the power supply to the Provincial Housing, a small complex next to the Provincial Traffic Department. The estimated time of repair is to be communicated soon.
Issued by the George Municipality
20 Aug 2023 @11:10
Unexpected Power Outage due to Cable Damage by a Contractor
A contractor damaged an 11kV cable causing a power outage in Groeneweide Park and George South. The damage was only reported this morning at 08:00 to the Municipality.
Portions of Groeneweide Park and George South are experiencing power outages.
Our electricians are in the process of restoring power supply to all affected areas, except for Eden Technical High School (MV cable damaged by their contractor) and a small portion of Provincial houses.
Issued by George Mun
20 Aug 2023 @10:15