Spike In Cape Town's Water Usage Moves Day Zero Closer

According to the City, Day Zero is when almost all of the taps in the city will be turned off and residents would have to queue for water at approximately 200 sites across the peninsula. Some essential services would stay connected, but almost all residential suburbs would be cut off.

Theewaterskloof Dam on the Sonderend River near Villiersdorp close to Cape Town.

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