Water crisis woes continue

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reported that the metro was now in the same predicament as in 2017 when dam levels also reached 40%.

According to Netwerk24 , the former mayor, Athol Trollip, confirmed that phase three of the Nooitgedacht low-level scheme lacked funding from the national government and only about a third of the construction work had been completed. Municipal spokesperson, Mthubanzi Mniki, said that phases one and two of the Nooitgedacht Water Scheme had been completed and commissioned, which increased the treatment capacity to approximately 140Ml/day.

These two phases were completed in July 2017 and had since assisted with the drought problem.

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