Water Saving Tips

Water Saving Tips
The City of Cape Town is currently implementing Level 2 Water restrictions. This is due in part to the low dam levels. It is everyone's responsibility to save water. Here are some useful tips on how you can save water: Save water throughout your home Ensure all taps are fully closed – a dripping tap at 1 drip per second wastes up to 30 litres a day - that is equivalent to 10 000 litres a year. Replace tap washers regularly and fit tap aer

Motorists encouraged to renew vehicle licence discs online

Motorists encouraged to renew vehicle licence discs online
Motorists whose vehicle licence discs will expire on 31 October 2015 and are renewable by 21 November 2015 will not be receiving renewal notices. The City of Cape Town asks motorists to act proactively to ensure that the necessary arrangements are made and to renew discs online. The National Department of Transport’s (DOT) transfer of the Electronic National Traffic Information System (eNaTIS) to the Road Traffic Management Centre has also affected moto

Tolling trial of the century to commence in High Court today

STATEMENT BY THE CITY’S MAYORAL COMMITTEE MEMBER: TRANSPORT FOR CAPE TOWN, COUNCILLOR BRETT HERRON Tuesday, 11 August 2015, will mark the first day of the City of Cape Town’s long awaited application to the Western Cape High Court for reviewing and setting aside SANRAL’s proposed tolling of portions of the N1 and N2 freeways. Our application could be regarded as the trial of the century as the outcome will have far-reaching consequences for the futur

Making Sense of Your Water Bill | City of Cape Town

Making Sense of Your Water Bill | City of Cape Town
The City of Cape Town’s Water and Sanitation Department has launched a new and improved website, loaded with useful information that may assist residents, learners, students, educators and visitors. The City is confident that the use of interactive diagrams, video clips, posters and brochures to present information in a more user-friendly way will significantly improve the experience of those visiting the Water and Sanitation Department’s new website, mak

Journey to Japan | Fundraiser

Journey to Japan | Fundraiser
Stonehurst Estate resident Natalie Feint has been invited to attend the 17th Goju Kai Japanese cultural exchange tour where she will be training at different karate schools throughout Japan, she will also be attempting her grading to Nidan (2 Degree black belt) whilst in Japan. Venue: Stonehurst Lifestyle Centre, Stonehurst Estate Date: 7 March 2015 at 6pm Tickets are R200 each. Tickets include a welcome drink and a platter of 16 pieces sushi. ...

ICC Cricket Fixtures 2015

ICC Cricket Fixtures 2015
The Wynberg blog and Chas Everitt are happy to bring you the key information for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, including dates and times for every fixture in Australia and New Zealand. The tournament will be jointly held across Australia and New Zealand in February and March 2015. The first matches will be played in Christchurch and Melbourne on 14 February, with the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on 29 March.

New Load Shedding App

New Load Shedding App
No more confusing PDFs, no more outdated schedules that are almost as frustrating as the power outages themselves – News24 has developed a nifty app that allows you to check exactly when your neighbourhood will be hit by load shedding. The free web application, Grid Watch allows users to type in their suburb name, and will then churn out an easy-to-understand schedule that shows when your area is set for a power outage, depending on what schedule (Sched

New Load Shedding Schedule

New Load Shedding Schedule
The new schedules below are designed around the days of the month and reflect Eskom’s decision to implement loadshedding nationally on a regular basis and over weekends. They replace the previous schedules, which were designed around days of the week and were applicable for occasional loadshedding during peak demand times. Loadshedding stages depend on the extent of the shortage of generation capacity to meet the country’s electricity demand, with stage...