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George Municipality warns residents current conditions might spark fires

JUNE 20, 2017
George Municipality warns residents current conditions might spark fires

The George Municipality on Tuesday morning warned residents that the prevailing dry and drought conditions still pose a danger to areas with high density vegetation and that extreme vigilance and caution must be exercised by all residents.

"Residents are reminded that no fires should be set to burn rubbish in the current weather conditions," said Chantel Edwards-Klose, Manager of  Communications at George Municipality.

"Please take note of the Emergency Numbers for George Fire Brigade 044 80163111 FIRE ONLY, any other issues and after hours 044 801 6300."