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    Youth Council “will be champions of change – champions of hope”

    The Youth Council representatives for the ten wards in Knysna were announced on 25 April during a session in the Municipal Council Chambers.

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    ‘Knysna leads from the front’ with KnysnaON high-speed broadband

    The project, KnysnaON, will bring high-speed fibre-optic broadband to Knysna over the next five years and along with it, the potential to attract information and communications technology (ICT) businesses to the area.

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    2016/2017 Draft Budget tabled for public input

    THE 2016/2017 DRAFT Annual Budget for Knysna Municipality was tabled this week by Executive Mayor Georlene Wolmarans and is available to the local community for comment and input.

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    Long-term water conservation the only solution

    DESPITE recent rains in the Garden Route, Knysna Municipality is still asking all residents to make an effort to use water wisely, implement conservation measures and adhere to municipal water restrictions.

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    Municipality responds to questions around Parliamentary enquiry

    The Knysna Municipality has spoken out about the recent decision by Parliament’s Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings to investigate activist Mike Hampton’s allegations against the Municipality.

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    Third consecutive clean audit for Knysna

    It was announced on 30 November that Knysna Municipality had received a clean audit for the 2014/2015 financial period.

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    ESKOM APPEAL: Save power between 5pm and 9pm

    Eskom needs your help to reduce electricity usage every day from 5pm to 9pm.

    The national electricity system is currently operating under constrained conditions and is in RED alert. This is due to a high number of technical problems being experienced on the ageing Eskom generation plant.

    (Read more by clicking on the green heading above.)

REMEMBER TO CONSERVE ELECTRICITY BETWEEN 5PM AND 9PM EVERY DAY

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REPORT BABOONS NEAR HOMES
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Public Notices

SAVE ELECTRICITY:
Click here for latest load shedding schedule & electricity saving tips.
DEALING WITH BABOONS:
Read more about how to deal with baboons on your property.
WATER RESTRICTIONS REMAIN IN PLACE:
DECEMBER - MAY Even street numbers: 6pm to 7pm
Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays
Odd street numbers: 6pm to 7pm
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays
Read more about how to be water wise all year round.

Daily Water Usage

Week: 16 - 22 May 2016

Knysna
Target: 8Ml/day
Actual: 11.5Ml/day

Sedgefield
Target: 1.9Ml/day
Actual: 2.2Ml/day

Akkerkloof Dam: 36% Full
Knysna Rainfall: 0mm
Sedgefield Rainfall: 1mm

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ISDF Shape Your Future

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Lagoon Update

Click here to access the latest Estuary Water Quality Report and documents related to the Knysna Estuary Pollution Action Plan.

Tourism


The greater Knysna area is a popular all-year tourism destination.
Click here for the official Knysna Tourism website.
Click here for the official Sedgefield Tourism website.

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