In the event that Day Zero becomes a reality in Cape Town, the South African Police Service has devised a plan for police officers, the military and traffic officers to help monitor water distribution points across the metro.
Cape Town, now on Level 6B water restrictions, is still not achieving its target of 500 megaliters per day.
She does not believe people will comply, and Day Zero will be around April 12.
The Western Cape region of South Africa was unprepared to handle three consecutive years of severe drought.
Hitting day zero would mean residents could no longer get water to their homes and would be required to queue at standpipes across the city to get a ration of just 6.6 gallons a day, The Guardianreports.
"Despite our urging for months, 60 per cent of Capetonians are callously using more than 87 litres per day", she said.
The company says it will also keep its Springs Way water-collection point in Newlands open 24/7.
Most famous fantasy author Ursula K. Le Guin passes away
It explores the effects of gender and sex in society, and was one of the first major feminist science fiction books. A family statement posted Tuesday on Le Guin's verified Twitter account says she passed away peacefully on Monday.
The city's mayor, Patricia de Lille, said warnings to use water sparingly have fallen on deaf ears.
"Day zero has been heading in one direction and that's towards us", said Christine Colvin, a resident and freshwater expert with the World Wildlife Fund.
According to The Guardian, Elliott's restaurant Cape to Cuba stopped serving tap water and is asking customers to only flush solids while using the restrooms.
Through making other behavioural changes, like not watering the garden, limiting the use of the washing machine to two cycles per week and re-using water wherever possible, we have been able to greatly reduce our daily consumption from around 18,000 kilolitres per month past year to the current 7,000 kilolitres per month.
It was under Mokonyane's watch that the Department of Water and Sanitation failed to maintain and upgrade aging water infrastructure, resulting in the inability of national government to supply municipalities with bulk water supply, as is their exclusive mandate.
"The city is installing thousands of water management devices on the properties of high users and ensuring that we better our record low overall water loss percentage of 16% as compared to the national average of 36%", Neilson said.
Earlier, British tennis player Kyle Edmund knocked out Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 to reach the semi-finals. And the Croatian believes he is able to match Federer shot for shot if he has to take him on in another Grand Slam final.
Conference of Mayors in Washington , where New York Mayor Bill DiBlasio, among others, chose to boycott the White House meeting. Then he criticized the mayors of other cities like NY and New Orleans who also skipped the meeting.
Former military commander Sisi was elected in 2014, a year after he led the army to oust Islamist President Mohamed Mursi. He was convicted , and if that ruling is upheld on appeal he will be ineligible to run.
The upright long-term friendship between Vietnam and India has been nurtured by generations of leaders and people. The Minister also expressed hope of deeper trade and investment relations between India and ASEAN countries.
Only 3 foreigners (Lionel Messi, Daniel Alves, and Phillip Cocu) have played more games for Barcelona than Mascherano . It happens this Thursday night when Barça hosts Espanyol in the Copa del Rey quarterfinal return leg.
He says the 15-year-old male suspect will be charged with two counts of murder and multiple counts of attempted murder. One student said they could never look at the school the same way again. "It's frightful ", A concerned parent said.
United States officials see the Turkish offensive as distracting from efforts to ensure ISIS militants in the region are defeated. Communication between the United States and Turkey has continued over Syria , despite the countries' differences.
Controversial football league XFL set to return in 2020
While that sounds like a ton of money (and it is) Vince's recent transaction only accounts for less than 5% of WWE's shares. In addition, McMahon stated that the league would be a single entity and would not use the franchise model.
The NBA gives an assist to sports betting push
Crucially it makes no explicit mention of state casinos wanting to authorise sports betting or any mention of online betting. So, the one percent " integrity fee " would amount to as much as 29 percent of revenue, according to the lobbying group.
5 people have died from the flu in TN this season
Wooten said it's still not too late to get vaccinated for protection against the flu this season, which can extend into April. Dogs diagnosed with the flu must be kept away from other dogs for at least 21 days to keep it from spreading.
Google Audiobooks Launches in 45 Countries
The Audiobooks section on Google Play is live right now, and you can avail a 50% discount on your first book. The company is rolling out on Play and the Google Play Books app works with both Android and iOS.
Apple Backports Meltdown Patch to Older macOS Versions
These are created to tackle vulnerabilities with Meltdown and Spectre on older MacBooks that use macOS Sierra and OS X El Captain. Additionally, Apple has also macOS High Sierra version 10.13.3 that focuses on security, stability, and bug fixes.
India loses Series but they have Wanderers
We are all expecting some rain at least on the first two days, so the pacers may get to dictate this game. On the eve of the final Test, Virat Kohli spoke on different lines.
Canada to sign on to Pacific trade pact
Many believed the original TPP had suffered a fatal blow when Trump pulled out of the deal in his first week as president. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the new agreement was a "damned sight better" than what was previously offered.