“The planned 58-hour maintenance project that began on Tuesday has been successfully completed. Rand Water is now recharging and filling the system.
“Please note that the system will require time to fully recover. Thank you to all of our stakeholders for your understanding, patience and support.”
On Thursday, the entity issued a statement with an update on its progress. I repeated thatSince the reservoirs have become empty in some areas, it may take several days for higher areas to recover completely.”
Among them was The Eikenhof booster pumping station, which was empty on the first day of the outage.