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City advises of water supply disruption in Somerset West<p>​<br></p><div>‘Careful consideration has been given to the planning of these repairs given the urgent nature and time constraints.  </div><div><br></div><div>‘We consider the impact on residents and possible water losses carefully when we do infrastructure maintenance and repair work. The duration of the repairs, especially emergency repairs, is however dependent on the complexity of the task at hand and I ask consumers to please exercise patience while the maintenance crew attends to the repairs. They will attend to the repairs in the shortest possible timeframe,’ said Councillor Zahid Badroodien, Mayoral Committee Member for Water and Sanitation.</div><div><br></div><div>Consumers are kindly requested to store water upfront in clean, sealed containers for domestic consumption and  ensure that all taps are closed to prevent water loss and/or damage when the supply is restored.</div><div> <br></div><div>A water tanker will be located at the Roman Catholic Church in Lourens Street and another tanker will be located outside the Hottentots Holland High School in Island Road, Somerset West to provide water for domestic consumption where required.</div><div><br></div><div>The City sincerely regrets any inconvenience caused, but it is imperative that it maintains its water supply infrastructure to benefit its consumers.</div><div> </div><div><br></div><div><strong>End</strong><br></div><p><br></p>2022-08-02T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#34cbea2f-d569-47fb-9aae-e775ed38988d;L0|#034cbea2f-d569-47fb-9aae-e775ed38988d|water disruption;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#a3ac5825-3464-4e1b-a58b-75c8b257d806;L0|#0a3ac5825-3464-4e1b-a58b-75c8b257d806|water & sanitation;GP0|#36a1168d-a508-46b6-bc80-b2e9f2f35a0b;L0|#036a1168d-a508-46b6-bc80-b2e9f2f35a0b|Community and Society10

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