Burst pipe leaves residents without water

Technicians busy with repairs at Hendrik Potgieter Road. Photo: www.johannesburgwater.co.za

Residents in Weltevreden Park along Hendrik Potgieter Road are experiencing an unplanned water outage, due to a major burst pipe at Lower Lake Road, Floracliffe.

According to Eleanor Mavimbela, the spokesperson for Johannesburg Water (JW), the area will be without water until repairs are completed.

“We do have a team on site, busy with repairs, but, unfortunately, we do not currently have an estimated time of restoration,” she said.

Residents are encouraged to subscribe to the SMS notification service in order to receive alerts on planned or unplanned service interruptions. More information can be obtained on Twitter (@jhbwater), Facebook (Johannesburg Water) and the website www.johannesburgwater.co.za.

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Adéle Bloem
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