The De Bos Dam is Full and Overflowing

The De Bos Dam is Full and Overflowing

Overstrand Municipality

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The De Bos Dam is Full and Overflowing

The De Bos dam is full and overflowing once again. It reached full capacity earlier today, 18 August 2022.

At the beginning of June 2020, the De Bos dam was at 35.5% of capacity. The lowest level since May 2011, when a record low of 18.6% was recorded.

During October 2020, the De Bos dam level reached 100% capacity for the first time again since 2016.

The De Bos Dam is Full and Overflowing

Overstrand Municipality

In the background, though, a top performer - Overstrand Municipality - labours relentlessly to ensure this treasure trove’s clockwork ticks over smoothly. Providing municipal services to an area exceeding 1708 km2 with a population well in excess of the estimated 74500 souls is no easy feat, as th...

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