Masetjaba Reservoir, Elevated Tower & Associated Infrastructure

Masetjaba Reservoir, Elevated Tower & Associated Infrastructure

Project Name: Masetjaba Reservoir, Elevated Tower and associated infrastructure, Gauteng Province

Applicant: City of Ekurhuleni

Location: The development will be located within Portion 107 of the Farm Spaarwater 171, located ~7km west of Nigel within the jurisdiction of the City of Ekurhuleni, Gauteng Province.

Proposed Activity: The establishment of a 15ML concrete reservoir, 2ML elevated tower, pump station and associated infrastructure at the existing Masetjaba View Reservoir site. The project site is ~1.59ha in extent.

Basic Assessment Process: In terms of Sections 24 and 24D of NEMA, as read with the EIA Regulations 2014 of GNR324 – R327, a Basic Assessment process is required to obtain Environmental Authorisation for the proposed project. An application for Environmental Authorisation for the project has been lodged with the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (GDARD), as the competent authority. Savannah Environmental is undertaking the required environmental impact assessment and public participation process.

Basic Assessment Report available for Review: The Basic Assessment Report is available for review and comment. The report is available at the Public Library located at the Tandi Eleanor Sibeko Secondary School from 10 April 2019 – 15 May 2019. The report is also available for download on our website (see below). The due date for written comment is 15 May 2019.

To obtain further information and register on the project database, please submit your name, contact information and interest in the project to:

P.O. Box 148, Sunninghill, 2157
Tel: 011 656 3237
Email: public

Documents for public review are available for download.

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Contact Savannah Environmental

If you would like further details, please do not hesitate to contact any member of
our Environmental team at +27 (0)11 656 3237 / +27 (0)11 656 3256