It's been 2 weeks now since this heavy rain has started. People's houses are destroyed not to mention big Malls, people will lose their jobs. A storm headed for the Western Cape is expected to make landfall from late on Thursday night and continue throughout Friday, the SA Weather Service warned during a briefing to the provincial disaster management center.
WC RESIDENTS URGED TO USE WATER RESPONSIBLY AS DAM LEVELS INCREASE Cape Town supply dams are over 100% full. WESTERN CAPEDAM LEVELS CAPE TOWN - The Western Cape's normal dam level stands at 81.6%. As of now last year, it was just shy of 80%.
Cape Town - Residents are cautioned that reports, counterfeit news and bogus posts via online media are grub for those that look to destabilize the region, and fuel for would-be raiders tingling to copy hoodlums in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. Neighborhood Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning MEC Anton Bredell said that the area's Disaster Management Center (PDMC) would be working nonstop to give checked data of social turmoil.
Charges were flung about during an inquiry and answer meeting in the Western Cape council over a report by Corruption Watch. Inquiries over a report that involves the City of Cape Town in defilement transformed into a political criticizing meeting in the Western Cape council on Thursday. Cameron Dugmore, the head of the ANC assembly, asked Local Government MEC Anton Bredell what he and his specialization planned to do about charges of defilement inside the City of Cape Town.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane on Friday got Western Cape Premier Alan Winde free from ill-advised lead including charges that he penetrated the Executive Ethics Code. This revolves around charges that Winde had neglected to follow up on genuine cases made against Western Cape neighborhood government MEC, Anton Bredell, by the previous city hall leader of the Oudtshoorn Local Municipality, Colan Sylvester.
Cape Town – A significant rainstorm is relied upon to affect the focal pieces of the Western Cape from Thursday evening into Friday. The South African Weather Service (SAWS) is cautioning that problematic precipitation can be anticipated in the Garden Route, Central Karoo, Cape Winelands and Overberg (east of Ceres and Robertson), the Western Cape Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning Department said in an assertion.
Date 30/09 /2020 Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has come for the office of the Western Cape Premier's much talked about good governance and top performing municipality records and audit reports by Auditor-General. Winde also presented lifestyle audits and the reports came back positive stating that all of his cabinet members were able to get good results. The Western Cape Premier Alan Winde and Local Government MEC Anton Bredell are being probed following allegations of maladministration laid by
https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/mec-bredell-decries-delay-in-clanwilliam-dam-wall-project-bf9202f8-862a-4c99-983f-a37b9fe61558?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1633525352 Cape Town – Environmental issues and improvement arranging MEC Anton Bredell has criticized the deferrals in the venture to raise the Clanwilliam Dam divider. The venture was at first intended to have been finished in May 2018 at an expense of R2.2 billion.
The worse for Cape continues Heavy winter rain storms have hit the Western Cape hard and continues so, with two people already reported missing and two from Bonnievale diseased on Wednesday evening.The the evacuations plan already started in Riviersonderend as 30 farm workers are quickly evaluated cause of high risk they are facing.
This week, heavy winds and rain knocked out power and caused substantial damage in several Western Cape suburbs. But it's not finished yet, as the chilly and rainy weather that began on Sunday is forecast to last all week. The Garden Route experienced the most damage.
Threats of 'planned disturbance' are being kept an eye on in the Western Cape. The Western Cape is keeping an eye on reports that further disturbance is planned for later this month. On Monday, MEC Anton Bredell for local government, environmental affairs, and development planning stated the provincial disaster management center was aware of statements spreading on social media and some media outlets.
02/12/2020 Source: Timeslive With the rising cases of covid19 infections on a daily basis, the authorities are trying by all means to find ways in which they can minimize the spreading of the virus. The Western Cape, is one of the province that is experiencing the rising of the covid19 infections, this has then lead to the cancellation of all planned events that had to haooen in the Western Cape's Garden Route region. The WC disaster centre said that such drastic actions had to be taken as a way to keep more
Shocking revelations have come into the picture when it was reported that South Africa's power utility company in owed millions by four municipalities in the Western Cape Province.
HEAVY rain fell over large parts of the Western Cape yesterday at least it looks like the worst rains have already fallen, but biting cold is expected. The rain also helped make dams in the Western Cape even fuller, Anton Bredell, Western Cape Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, says the average dam level in the Western Cape was 66.6% by Monday. Bredell says: "Our disaster management teams across the province are on standby for any cases, According to the South African
CAPE TOWN - The Western Cape government will go against the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC's) transition to defer the nearby government races. Chief Alan Winde said that the IEC's application to the Constitutional Court gambled starting a perilous trend. He clarified that testimonial and related rights could be conceded through the court activity.
Anton Bredell, Annelie Lotriet, Regiloe Nt'sekhe and Jacques Smalle will challenge for the three places of representative government executives. It may be John Steenhuisen and Mbali Ntuli challenging the DA's initiative, while occupant government committee executive Helen Zille will be tested by Mike Moriarty. On Tuesday, DA government congress managing officials, MPs Greg Krumbock and Desiree van der Walt, reported up-and-comers named to represent political decision at the DA elective Federal Congress on
Cape Town – Strong breezes along the Garden Route have caused the best harm in the most recent winter tempest to hit Western Cape, following the climate alerts got yesterday. Nearby Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning representative James-Brent Styan said on Wednesday a few houses and constructions were harmed along the Garden Route region, with numerous reports of rooftops passed over in Sedgefield, George and Mossel Bay and primary harms detailed as far abroad as Oudtshoorn and Hessequa.
Two individuals are absent and 30 farmworkers are being cleared in Riviersonderend as a tempest keeps on negatively affecting the Western Cape, with individuals died in Bonnievale.The Overberg, explicitly Bredasdorp, Struisbaai, Riviersonderend and the encompassing territories, keep on being hardest hit by the tempest that made landfall on Tuesday evening, with numerous spaces actually overwhelmed, James-Brent Styan, the representative for Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning MEC Anton Bredell said on Thursday evening.
Disaster management teams on high alert as rain, snow and gale-force winds forecast for Western Cape
The Western Cape government has asked inhabitants to be on high ready as downpour and snow are anticipated for the week ahead. MEC of nearby government, natural undertakings and improvement arranging, Anton Bredell approached occupants to remain inside and off the streets where conceivable. "We need to make the open mindful of the most recent climate alerts and specifically, feature the dangers of being outside during these climate conditions. Abstain from intersection waterways and swollen streams where
Cape Town - Ten thousand hectares of land, delivering up across seven major mountain water catchment zones nearby and the Atlantis Aquifer, has been gotten freed from nosy inaccessible plants, as indicated by Local Government and Environmental Affairs MEC Anton Bredell.