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Water supply disruptions affecting parts of Nelson Mandela Bay

Jan 25, 2019
Water supply disruptions affecting parts of Nelson Mandela Bay

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality says it is experiencing problems with the pumps supplying the Gelvandale reservoir and it is currently empty.

"Staff are on site attending to the problem," said Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Communications and Media Management Officer, Mthubanzi Mniki.

Water supply challenges affecting these areas

The following areas are affected:

  • Gelvandale,
  • Hellenvale,
  • Parkridge,
  • Kwazhakele,
  • Parts of Zwide, and
  • Parts of Algoa Park.

"Water tankers are being deployed in these areas and residents are encouraged to contact their Ward Councillors for the exact location," Mniki said. 

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