The City of Ekurhuleni (CoE) will make use of the 2014 schedules.
Winter is upon us and households may start to count every cent they spend on electricity.
After tabling it three times, the budget has finally been approved by Joburg’s councillors.
“LinkAfrica and the Ekurhuleni municipality have an agreement that governs the installation and ongoing maintenance of cables in sewers.”
“Although the problem is being attended to it seems there is no long-term solution.”
“We can pre-empt this, but it needs to be done soon,” said Humphreys.
“I have brought the matter to the attention of the City of Ekurhuleni but little has been done about it.”
According to Ward 20 Clr Jill Humphreys, the reason for the pipe burst is due to fibre placement.
This was in preparation for changing weather patterns, as flooding and drowning are year-long problems.
If elected as a committee member residents will provide sector support, improve service delivery and encourage public participation.
Finance MMC councillor Doctor Xhakaza presented the City of Ekurhuleni’s 2018/19 budget on May 24.