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Public Notice - WATER SHORTAGE DUE TO POWER DIPS - 18 January 2020Continuous power dips, load shedding and muddy water on the Ebenezer and Olifantspoort supply lines have impacted negatively to water supply to Polokwane areas.
BUSTED - Traffic officers from Polokwane Municipality impounded two vehicles for disobeying road laws - 14 January 2021#BUSTED | Traffic officers from Polokwane Municipality have impounded two vehicles for disobeying road laws.  A VW Citi Golf is unroadworthy with expired license disc while the driver does not have a driver's licence.  A Mercedes Benz E250 has illegal...
Traffic - Residents and road users are urged to avoid Munnik Avenue and De Wet Drive intersection - 14 January 2021#Traffic | Residents and road users are urged to exercise caution or use alternative routes and avoid Munnik Avenue and De Wet Drive intersection. The municipality has just been made aware of reports of conflict between taxi operators. A vehicle...
Public Notice - UPDATE ON PIPE REPAIRS IN THE THORNHILL AREA - 14 January 2021The maintenance team has completed repairs on the line supplying to the estates and areas around Thornhill and Mall of the North.
Public Notice - PIPE BURST AFFECTS SUPPLY TO THORNHILL AREA - 14 January 2021Polokwane Municipality is working on restoring water supply to areas affected by pipe burst around Woodhill Estate. Supply has been stopped to allow for repairs on the pipe.
Public Notice - EXERCISE TO MANAGE WATER SHORTAGE IN HIGH LYING AREAS - 13 January 2021In dealing with water shortage in higher lying areas of Flora Park and Serala View, Polokwane Municipality implements water supply management operation that will help in pushing supply to those areas. The exercise is to ensure that high lying areas...
Public Notice - POLOKWANE CLOSES OFFICES DUE TO COVID-19 CASES - 12 January 2021Polokwane Municipality closes its offices at the Civic Centre in the Central Business District on Wednesday, 13 January 2021 as an ongoing effort to ensure safety among municipal employees and members of the public and to contain spread of COVID-19.
Public Notice - PLANNED ELECTRICITY SUPPLY INTERRUPTION IN WELGELEGEN - 11 January 2021All electricity consumers in some parts of Welgelegen are hereby notified of a planned electricity supply interruption as follows:
Public Notice - BUILDING INSPECTION OFFICE CLOSED - 10 January 2021Members of the public are hereby notified that the municipality’s Building Inspection section (for submission of building plans) at Civic Centre will be closed from Monday, 11th to Tuesday, 12th January 2021. This is due to COVID-19 related case involving
Public Notice - POWER OUTAGE IN THE BENDOR AREA - 09 January 2021Polokwane Municipality is aware of power outage affecting Bendor area and working on restoring supply. Termination blew up leaving Debron Estate, Casa Acasia and areas along Vharanani street without electricity.
Public Notice - POLOKWANE RESERVIORS REMAIN STRAINED - 08 January 2021Polokwane Municipality is working on getting the water supply system balanced as reservoir levels remain strained.   The levels have not improved since Thursday, 07 January 2021. Potgieter, Krugersburg 50Ml, Krugersburg 30Ml Dome and Krugersburg 30Ml...
Public Notice - POLOKWANE RESERVIORS SITTING AT ZERO PERCENT - 07 January 2021Most areas within Polokwane supply area are experiencing water shortage. This is due to power failures experienced on both Lepelle Northern Water’s Olifantspoort and Ebenezer supply lines since yesterday.
Polokwane Municipality law enforcement officers arrest water tanker operators for drawing water illegally - 07 January 2021#Busted | Polokwane Municipality's law enforcement officers have arrested two water tanker operators for drawing water illegally from Lepelle Northern Water line that supplies water to Polokwane Municipality.  The two water tankers have also been...
CLOSURE OF CALL CENTRE AND TRAFFIC AND LICENSING CENTREAll stakeholders are hereby notified that Polokwane Municipality’s Call Centre, and Traffic and Licensing offices in Ladanna are closed to allow for disinfection activity at the facility.
UPDATE ON POWER SUPPLY WITHIN CITY CLUSTERThe maintanance team is still working on locating cable fault in order for the repairs to take place on the line supplying to Magazyn.
CABLE FAULT AFFECTS SUPPLY TO PARTS OF CITY CLUSTERPolokwane Municipality is attending to a cable fault that is affecting power supply to several areas within the City Cluster.
Polokwane Municipality traffic officers arrested two suspects for possession of dagga - 05 January 2021#Busted | Polokwane Municipality's traffic officers arrested two suspects for possession of dagga with estimated value of R70 000.  The two were arrested after the traffic officers received information about two people involved in drug trafficking...
Public Notice - SESHEGO ZONE 3 POWER OUTAGE ATTENDED TO - 03 January 2021Polokwane Municipality is working on restoring power supply to Zone 3 in the Seshego area. This after electrical transformer exploded leaving the whole area without electricity supply.
Media Statement - POLOKWANE MUNICIPALITY MOURNS THE DEATH OF ITS TRAFFIC OFFICER - 30 December 2020Polokwane Municipality mourns the untimely death of one of its traffic officers, Mr. Martin Sethosa.   Mr. Sethosa was one of Executive Mayor’s lead traffic escorts. He was humble and dedicated to his work.
Public Notice - POLOKWANE MUNICIPALITY ENGAGES ON WATER TRIAL OPERATION - 30 December 2020Polokwane Municipality is engaging on a trial operation to see the effects of keeping reservoirs open at night.   This comes in a wake of low levels from the Krugersburg reservoirs. Reservoir levels improved when reservoir outlets were closed at night...
Public Notice - PLANNED SHUTDOWN OF EBENEZER SCHEME - 30 December 2020All residents and businesses are hereby notified of water supply stoppage from the Ebenezer Scheme on Tuesdays of 05th, 12th and 19th January 2021 from 08h00 until 16h00.
Public Notice - ZONE 8 GRAVES AFFECTED BY HEAVY RAINFALL - 24 December 2020Notice is hereby given to the public that the municipality has experienced heavy rainfall that has caused damage at the municipal cemetery in Zone 8, Seshego area.
Public Notice - RESIDENTS URGED TO USE WATER SPARINGLY - 24 December 2020All Polokwane water consumers are urged to use water sparingly. The reservoir levels are critically low and not improving.
Public Notice - COVID-19 SPREAD CONTAINMENT IN MUNICIPAL PARKS - 24 December 2020In an effort to contain the spread of Covid-19 in the municipal parks and open spaces, Polokwane Municipality will implement the following measures:
Public Notice - ZONE 3 OFF DUE TO BLOWN-UP CABLE - 20 December 2020Polokwane Municipality is attending to power failure affecting Zone 3 in the Seshego area. A blown up cable has been identified to be the cause of the power failure.
Public Notice - OLIFANTS POWER FAILURE AFFECTS WATER SUPPLY - 18 December 2020The Olifantspoort Plant has been experiencing challenges of power dips. This has affected reservoir levels which are very low. Krugersburg reservoirs have been at their lowermost for days with negative impact on most supply areas.
Public Notice - SCALING DOWN OF MUNICIPAL SERVICES DURING FESTIVE SEASON - 17 December 2020All stakeholders are hereby notified that Polokwane Municipal offices will close for festive season from 28th to 31st December 2020. This is in view of the fact that most of the municipal departments are not active during this period whilst others...
Festive Message from Excecutive Mayor - Cllr Thembi NkadimengClick to view festive message from Excecutive Mayor - Cllr Thembi Nkadimeng
Public Notice - Water Restrictions - 17 December 2020Members of the Public and businesses are reminded of the following water restrictions as approved by Council. Approval has been granted for the implementation of water restrictions in Polokwane City...
Public Notice - POLOKWANE MUNICIPALITY RECRUITMENT DRIVE - 15 December 2020Members of the public, in particular job seekers, are advised to disregard an unofficial advert for vacancies that is doing rounds on various communication platforms with a closing date of 18 December 2020.
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