Emalahleni was going to save R30-million a month when they announced the installation of smart meters back in 2017.
The Phoenix Financial system is a total disaster. For the past 12 months consumers has been on the shortest end of the stick while the municipality desperately tried to make the system work.
It has been more than six months now that the ladies staff, as well as visitors to the eMalahleni Magistrate Court aren’t able to use clean hygienic restrooms.
Op 25 Junie het die krag van die Du Plessis huishouding afgegaan en dit het steeds nog nie weer aangekom nie.
After a meeting with the Emalahleni Local Municipality they have undertaken to come up with ways to deal with the double accounts this month.
It has been a losing battle for the owners of Highveld Centre and Highland Mews to get the municipality to give the go ahead to tend to the potholes in the area of business.
Despite the icy cold weather, residents were hot under the collar after receiving a second municipal account hot on the heels of their June accounts.
WITBANK NEWS asked for a meeting with the executive mayor of Emalahleni Cllr Linah Malatjie, the municipal manager Mr Sizwe Mayisela and the chief financial officer Ms Jabulile Hlatshwayo to try and make sense of this chaos.
There is no guarantee that the power is going to stay on much longer.
Emalahleni’s service accounts once again are a huge mess
The municipality was contacted on Monday, May 14 to put barrier tape around the hole to warn motorists not to drive there. They too got stuck in the pothole