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Metro says these areas will be without water on Sunday due to repairs

Jul 5, 2018
Metro says these areas will be without water on Sunday due to repairs

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality says water will be shut off at Gelvandale Reservoir this Sunday, 8 July early morning by 06H00to carry out a permanent repair on the 700mm water pipeline that was damaged.

According to Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Communications and Media Management Officer, Mthubanzi Mniki, the following areas will be affected:  

  • Helenvale
  • Algoa Park
  • Kwaford
  • Gelvandale
  • Zwide
  • Dora Nginza Hospital
  • Kwazakhele
  • Veeplaas
  • Govan Mbeki Township
  • Soweto on Sea
  • Qaqawuli
  • Mk Silvertown
  • Parts of New Brighton
  • Parts of Deal Party

Mniki said that water tankers will be stationed at:

  • Dora Nginza Hospital
  • Kwazakehle Day Hospital
  • Corner of Njoli and Mavuso Road
  • Pieter Rademeyer Hall, Algoa Park
  • Corner of Dyke Road and Whyteleaf Drive
  • Gelvandale Stadium
  • Corner of Springbok and Bell Rd
  • Govan Mbeki Township