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These areas will be without water on Thursday due to emergency repairs

Aug 1, 2018
These areas will be without water on Thursday due to emergency repairs

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality says water will be off from early morning on Thursday, 2 Augustin the areas listed below as its technicians need to carry out a permanent repair on a 525mm water pipeline.

According to Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Communications and Media Management Officer, Mthubanzi Mniki, the repair work is expected to proceed for the duration of the day.

Areas that will be affected are as follows:

  • Walmer (1st Avenue up to 7th Avenue Walmer)
  • South End
  • Essexvale
  • Southdene
  • Lea Place
  • Victoria Park
  • Airport Valley
  • Athlone Park
  • Humerail
  • Humewood
  • Humewood Extension
  • Forest Hill
  • Summerstrand (From Humewood up to 2nd Avenue Summerstrand)

Drinking Water Tankers will be provided at:

  • Victoria Park School
  • Settlers Park Primary School in Fordyce Road Walmer
  • 6th Avenue Shopping Centre Walmer
  • Caltex in Forest Hill
  • Humerail SuperSpar above Virgin Active
  • Bayworld Oceanarium Parking Lot

"The municipality would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused by the water cut off."