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Redelinghuys

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Eendekuil

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Aurora

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Important numbers

Traffic Department 083 272 4125
Ambulance services022 913 1865
Fire Department022 913 3315
Electric services083 655 4846
Water and Sewerage083 272 4108
Roads and Storm Water083 272 3850
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Published: 22 Nov 2016Title: NOTICE: WATER CONSERVATION MEASURESStatus: NOTICE: WATER CONSERVATION MEASURES Weens die lae reënval in die opvangsgebied gedurende 2016 is die afgekondigde waterbesparingsmaatreëls wat deur die Raad ingestel was steeds van krag. Inwoners word herinner dat die volgende beperkende maatreëls steeds geld: • Die gebruik van drinkwater om tuine, sportvelde en parke nat te maak word daagliks verbied vanaf 10:00 tot 17:00. • Die gebruik van tuinslange wat direk of indirek aan die Raad se hoofwaterleiding gekoppel is vir die afwas of afspuit van geboue, strukture, paaie, sypaadjies en geplaveide areas, word verbied. • Tuinslange wat gebruik word vir die was van voertuie moet van ‘n outomatiese selfsluitmeganisme voorsien word. • ‘n Boete van R100.00 per oortreding sal betaalbaar wees deur persone wat betrap word dat hulle bogenoemde besparingsmaatreëls oortree. Daar word staat gemaak op die samewerking van alle waterverbruikers in hierdie krisis-situasie. ADV HANLIE LINDE MUNISIPALE BESTUURDER Due to the low rainfall in the catchment areas during the rainfall season of 2016, the existing water saving mechanisms that were implemented by Council are still effective: Notice is hereby given that the following water restrictions are still in place. • The use of potable water to irrigate gardens, sports fields and parks are strictly prohibited daily between 10:00 and 17:00. • The use of hose pipes connected directly or indirectly to, or derived from Council’s potable water mains for the purpose of washing or rinsing buildings, structures, roads, pavements and paved areas, is prohibited. • A hose pipe used for washing vehicles must be fitted with an automatic self-closing device. • Should anyone contravene these restrictions, fines of R100.00 will be imposed per offence. The co-operation of all water consumers in this crisis situation will be appreciated. ADV HANLIE LINDE MUNICIPAL MANAGER “WATER IS LEWE” “WATER IS LIFE
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Tuesday18°C
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Tuesday25°C
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Eendekuil
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Aurora
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Dwarskersbos
Tuesday24°C
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Veldrif
Tuesday24°C
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Important numbers

Traffic Department 083 272 4125
Ambulance services 022 913 1865
Fire Department 022 913 3315
Electric services 083 655 4846
Water and Sewerage 083 272 4108
Roads and Storm Water 083 272 3850

Roads and Stormwater

Overview

Bergrivier Municipality is responsible for the maintenance and rehabilitation of the Municipal roads and Storm Water within the Bergrivier area.

Function

  • To provide sufficient storm water and road maintenance and maintain the infrastructure in good operational condition for the users
  • To provide a storm water management system for all areas in Bergrivier Municipality with laid down Standard Operating procedures
  • Routine maintenance with available funding (e.g. patching & resurfacing) of the roads and street infrastructure.
  • Unblocking of storm water drainage system in advance to insure a clean and working storm water system.
  • Replacement of missing manhole covers as soon as possible
  • Cleaning of storm water system and culverts monthly
  • Replacing broken pipes, manhole slabs and covers
  • Installing new storm water systems as per annual budged

     

     

    Pavement Management System

    We use a Pave Management System to evaluate the roads classifications as well as the conditions and budget every year accordingly to resurface the roads.  Afterwards we do a visual inspection of all the roads and prioritize the work to be done within the approved annual financial budget.

     

    ROADS PAVEMENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

    As the above insert shows all the roads in total for Bergrivier Municipality. One can see the challenge to manage the roads accordingly within the limited budget.  

     

     

    STORMWATER PAVEMANT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

     

     

As per insert the total storm water system off Bergrivier Municipality.  The Civil Department uses this system to evaluate the need and the crisis area that needs attention.

As seen in above picture typical identifying of “hot spots” for the storm water system. They are dealt with accordantly in preventative actions from the Civil Department.

A typical problem shown by the Pavement Management System in the insert for official to dealt with accordantly.

 

Enquiries

 

During Office hours

Porterville Piketberg Velddrif Eendekuil Redelinghuys Aurora
022 931 2100 022 913 6000 022 783 1112 022 931 2100 022 913 6000 022 783 1112

 

After hours

Porterville Piketberg Velddrif Eendekuil Redelinghuys Aurora
083 272 3853 083 272 3850 083 272 4136

083 272 4135

083 272 4137

 

083 272 4130 083 272 4131

 

 

Contact us to report any potholes, or if you have queries, comments or suggestions with regards to roads and storm water. 

strumpherj@bergmun.org.za Piketberg / Redelinghuys
BothmaR2@Bergmun.org.za Porterville / Eendekuil
gouwsl@bergmun.org.za Velddrif / Aurora

 

‘’We at Bergrivier Municipality do not shy away from change.  We are prepared to adapt continuously in order to satisfy the needs of our community.’’

 

Last published 22 March 2017