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Water Supply

Water Supply
Water supply:Kleinemonde: December 2017-12-13 Referring to the water restrictions imposed in the entire Ndlambe Municipal area, as far as Kleinemonde is concerned, this is mainly precautionary. Water to Kleinemonde is supplied from the following sources: Wellington dam High yielding borehole on Frik van Rooyen’s farm; Low yielding borehole along the R72. Supplies from the above  sources are capable of satisfying the usual increase in demand for household consumption over December. Therefore, unless there is an unforeseen problem i.e. breaks in the main pipeline, electrical ...
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Water Restrictions

Water Restrictions
At the Ndlambe Council meeting held 7 December 2017, water restrictions were  imposed in the entire Ndlambe Municipal area with immediate effect: Prohibited: The connection of a hosepipe or any irrigation system to the Municipal water supply for: - The watering of gardens and lawns; - The filling of swimming pools, fountains, ornamental ponds; - The washing of paved areas, walls, roofs, buildings and similar structures. Contravention of the above restrictions constitute a criminal offence Allowed: Watering of gardens, lawns, flower beds by means of a handheld contai...
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Newsletter October 2017

Newsletter October 2017
IN AND AROUND THE CLUB...... The Kleinemonde Sports & Recreation Club has been very active in improving the facilities in and around the Kleinemonde Hall. The kitchen and toilet areas have been re-built to allow the kitchen to be expanded to almost double its original size. Two wedding receptions were held in the Hall in October drawing glowing, positive responses from the caterers as the best venue for such functions in Ndlambe. The second tennis court is nearing completion and hopefully be ready for use very shortly. At least before Christmas!! A second court has become a neces...
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Newsletter June 2017

Newsletter June 2017
Kleinemonde Newsletter             July 2017 Bridge over troubled water . . . . . . View towards the entrance to Kleinemonde At the meeting held on Thursday, 29 June 2017, regarding the upgrade of the R72, especially the bridges across the Kleinemonde rivers, the following: - The existing bridges will not be re-built or widened. The structures will remain as it is at present. - The R72 will be appreciably widened – at a normal section the road will be 3.7 m wide in each direction with a 3m road reserve on each side. At an uphill the 3 m road reserve will decrease to allow for a passing...
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Visitors to our shores!

Visitors to our shores!
On Thursday,  23 March 2017,  we hosted a junior cricket team from the United Kingdom at Kleinemonde Lagoon. There was a party of 14 boys and 5 adults.  They were amazed by the beach and surrounds with the boys having a ball in the sea and on the dunes. We often take our environment for granted as they could not believe the beauty of the area. As expected our community in the form of Ruth-Anne from the shop came to the rescue.   We were advised at short notice of lunch requirements. Ruth-Anne had one and a half hours and produced a magnificent spread,  including a huge chocolate ca...
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Newsletter Feb 17

Newsletter Feb 17
Kleinemonde Newsletter                                    February 2017 1. Down by the riverside We were fortunate do have (mostly) good weather over the December 2016 holiday period with the picnic area on the East river bank crowded with holiday makers and parking spots at a premium. Despite a number of requests over the years for flush-type portable toilets equipped with a hand wash basin, we were again given two of the open bucket type. The Municipality contracted a company to provide these toilets who had the responsibility, as part of the contract, to service them daily. This ...
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Water Restrictions

Water Restrictions
At the Council meeting held Monday 12 December 2016, water restrictions for the whole of the Ndlambe Municipal area were imposed with immediate effect. Prohibited : The watering of gardens, lawns , flowers beds, paved areas, walls, buildings, washing of vehicles, boats etc. using a: Garden hosepipes; Pressure sprayers; Sprinklers; Automatic swimming pool filters: Allowed : The use of re-claimed water or water obtained from sources other than the Municipal water supply; Watering of gardens, lawns, washing of motor vehicles using a hand held container (bucket)....
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Newsletter Oct 16

Newsletter Oct 16
Kleinemonde Newsletter October 2016 Municipal budget As you may have noticed on your latest municipal account, the rates increase approved by Council for the 2016/2017 financial year is 9%. Originally the proposed increase was 17 %. The Ndlambe Ratepayers Forum (NRF), whose constituents are the chairperson’s of the different ratepayers associations in Ndlambe, had a number of meetings with municipal officials regarding the budget on issues such as cost cutting, errors in the draft budget, increase in overtime, use of casuals, etc. The original 17% was reduced to 13% and after the l...
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