Emfuleni News

Residents of Emfuleni are Water-Wise!

Mme Rejoice Mabudafhasi, the Deputy Minister Water and Environmental Affairs, congratulated Emfuleni Local Municipality for being the winners of the 2013 Water Sector Awards on Water Conservation and Water Demand Management (WC/WDM) in the local or domestic government front.

At the awards ceremony that took place at Gallagher Estate recently, Emfuleni Local Municipality beat Drakenstein Municipality, which is from the Western Cape and the New Castle Municipality of KwaZulu- Natal to the throne.

Kwa- Masiza Hostel to receive major renovations

Emfuleni Local Municipality will spend at least R46 Million this financial year to convert the Kwa-Masiza hostel in Sebokeng into community residential units.

This project entails the refurbishment of 672 units, water, sewer and electricity. Water and sewer networks are at 95% completion stage. The project is on hold until occupants start to move into the temporary units which will be delivered during the course of this week. The contractor (Makgotamishe) will start working on the buildings. Building works and electrification is expected to be complete in 3 years time. 

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