“Mense besef dit nie, maar die wortels van sommige bome – veral die bloekom wat baie water soek – beskadig die water- en rioolpype.”
If no alternative waste disposal sites are developed, the city will run out of landfill space in five years’ time.
The sports complex was expected to be completed in April, but completion was halted due to a lack of funding.
Dié t-aansluiting was gereeld die toneel van voertuigongelukke.
“We are forced to live with the bad smell and its harmful effect on our children. How are we expected to live and to eat in this stench?”
Several factors have delayed the building of the hospital.
Chairperson of the Tshwane transport committee Elmarie Linde said great progress had been made at the bus/taxi rank.
“Daar word gedrink en tot in die vroeë oggendure partytjie gehou. Hulle slinger gereeld leë drankbottels oor die muur in ons erwe in en urineer teen die mure.”
The metro could also dispose of the waste and claim the expense from the culprit.
“The city apologises for the inconvenience caused to the affected residents.”
The metro will offer a reward of R3 000 to citizens who provided evidence and helped with successful convictions for violations of waste management bylaws.