Good rains wasted as R530m extension to the Hazelmere dam drags on

17 November 2019 - 00:00 By MATTHEW SAVIDES

Millions of litres of water are being wasted as a multimillion-rand extension to the Hazelmere Dam wall — meant to double the dam’s capacity — remains incomplete four years after it was announced.

Instead of storing the heavy rains that fell this week, problems with the construction of the wall meant water was released into the Mdloti River...

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