Published: 19 Mar 2019Title: LOAD SHEDDING UPDATE: 19 MARCH 2019Status: Eskom is implementing rotational load shedding in Stage 4 today. The next load shedding for Oudtshoorn will be at 12:00 - 14:30 and again at 20:00 - 22:30.
Met beurtkrag en veral fase 4-beurtkrag wat tans landwyd ontwrigtings veroorsaak, doen feesorganiseerders van die 25ste KKNK, wat Donderdag op Oudtshoorn begin, alles in hul vermoë om gebeurlikheidsplanne in plek te stel om te verseker dat feesgangers nie te veel ontwrig word nie.Read more >
Dans is vanjaar weer te sien by KKNK te danke aan die internasionale Vlaamse dansgeselskap se produksie, Rule of Three. Die vertrekpunt van Rule of Three is ons vermoë om blitsvinnig van een indruk na die ander oor te skakelRead more >
A major water project is on the cards for the Karoo town of Oudtshoorn. The decision to move forward with the project known as the Blossoms Water supply Pipeline, was taken during a visit to the area conducted by Anton Bredell, the minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning in the Western Cape.Read more >
Most of the southern towns of the Garden Route District have bulk water in storage to address their current water demand, at least until the first winter rains. The northern parts of the Garden Route District are not looking good at the moment. Currently, the towns Calitzdorp and Zoar in the Kannaland Municipal area do not have a secondary water supply apart from their bulk storage dams.Read more >
The outflow from the Oudtshoorn Waste Water Works must comply with Water Affairs’ “General Standards”. These standards make allowance for bacteria to be present, but within certain limits. The standard also gives guidelines with regard to pH, ammoniac, dissolved salts, etc. Effluent conforming to these standards may be used for irrigation.Read more >
Water supply to the Little Karoo Rural Water Supply Scheme is under great pressure due to problems with the borehole pumps at two of the boreholes with the strongest supply. There is therefore a possibility that consumers can be without water and consumers are advised to use water very sparingly.Read more >
The Oudtshoorn Municipal Human Settlements Department won the award for Best Informal Settlements upgrading project in the National Govan Mbeki Awards 2018 held at the East London ICC on Friday evening, 30 November 2018.Read more >