City cautions residents to expect electricity interruptions

An electricity interruption is planned for Kuils River due to maintenance at the Langverwacht substation on Wednesday June 19 or Friday June 21. According to statement from the City of Cape Town, the interruption will occur from noon to 4pm on Wednesday, weather permitting. In case of bad weather, it will be postponed to Friday, sticking to the same time slot.

The areas that will be affected include De Kuilen, Bosonia, Highbury, Klipdam, Kuils River Industria, Jagtershof, Silveroaks, Haasendal, Eikenbosch, Zevenwacht and surrounds.

Mayco member for energy and climate change Phindile Maxiti said the supply could be restored at any time, and all electrical installations should be treated as live throughout the interruption.

Contact the City’s electricity generation and distribution department’s all-hours technical operations centre at 0860 103 089 for more information.