The City’s Fresh Water Crisis

Concerned water expert professionals have been warning the City for 10 years that its burgeoning population, stemming from the constant influx of people from the Eastern Cape in particular, and the negative effects of climate change on the drought prone Western Cape, would lead to dire water shortages unless immediate steps were taken to augment the area’s fresh water supply.

Nothing was done by our Western Cape or Cape Town political leaders until a few weeks ago.