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Water pipeline shutdown in Faure-7 August 2018<p>​The City of Cape Town advises consumers in the Faure area of a planned water pipeline shutdown which will take place on Tuesday, 7 August 2018 from 10:00 until 14:00. This shutdown is necessary to assist in the planning work for a longer shutdown project planned for later in the year.</p><p>The Faure and surrounding areas including Macassar, sections of Blue Downs, Somerset West, Firgrove, Strand and Gordon’s Bay may experience low water pressure as a result of this work.</p><p>The City apologises for any inconvenience.</p><p>Residents are asked to keep between 5 to 10 litres of drinking water for essential use if required but do not to store water excessively. Any outages are expected to be of short duration.</p><p>Please also keep taps closed to prevent water damage in the event of water being restored after a supply disruption.</p><p><b>End</b></p>2018-08-05T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891d;GP0|#517a3cab-cbdb-4f0e-8dd5-c471ecf95199;L0|#0517a3cab-cbdb-4f0e-8dd5-c471ecf95199|Media alertsGP0|#352cb5da-6a34-4bf4-959d-14dc8987a2b4;L0|#0352cb5da-6a34-4bf4-959d-14dc8987a2b4|water and sanitation;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#3e84e2ed-3e2d-44ae-a5b6-af54ef207755;L0|#03e84e2ed-3e2d-44ae-a5b6-af54ef207755|maintenance;GP0|#42305b06-67ec-4657-9272-641a0ea14201;L0|#042305b06-67ec-4657-9272-641a0ea14201|water supply1

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