DEAR CAPE TOWN – “The City makes no profit from the sale of electricity, water, sanitation provision or from rates income,” said Van der Merwe.
“Whether you use more or less, it costs the City the same to provide it.”
Water charge to range from R56 to R22 500
The introduction of fixed charges for water and electricity and a hefty increase in water and sanitation tariffs are some of the proposals for the next year in the City of Cape Town’s draft budget, tabled on Wednesday. The total proposed budget for the new financial year that starts in June is R49.1…