Cllr Maudu Johannes Phokane delivered the Solma last Saturday.
The newspaper asked the municipality what was being done to prevent trucks further damaging the road.
Questioned on what will be the main priority at TCLM, Kgoala said the huge outstanding Eskom debt has to be serviced.
In the meantime, residents are urged to use electricity sparingly and keep in mind that power will be interrupted from time to time as the transfer of the transformers is being done.
Tyres are being burned and shops are being plundered.
This effectively means that interruptions have been suspended until further notice
If the disconnection does take place, the town will be without electricity from 06:00 to 08:00 and from 17:00 to 19:30 on weekdays. On weekends power will be disconnected from 08:30 to 11:00 and again from 15:00 to 17:30.
“I can, unfortunately, confirm that the cut-off will take place on March 13. “
Not only is the stench at the plant unbearable, raw sewerage is also overflowing from the sewerage dams because the primary treatment tanks are not operational.
They gathered outside the municipality under strict police attendance.
Terwyl Telkom lyne steeds buite werking is word inwoners aan gemoedig om van die alternatiewe nommers gebruik te maak.