The power has been off since around 08:00 on Monday morning.
“The City of Tshwane has embarked on a campaign to collect as much as possible of the revenue owed to it.”
Overcrowding, illegal businesses and criminal activities were some of the problems found in these buildings.
The police are trying to control the situation after bins were emptied on the streets.
1200 signatures from concerned residents were handed over on Thursday.
“The waste collection clearing will commence today.”
Homeowners complained the increase in their utilities’ bills were due to the illegal connections allegedly by neighbouring shack residents.
The forum’s conduct is not in keeping with the metro’s values of offering a service to the benefit of all.”
Only green waste are allowed to be dumped at the Menlo Park Garden Refuse site.
“With the current situation, the chaos and disruptions, the will of the voters cannot be implemented, so we have to take action …”
The City’s Electricity department will carry out essential maintenance work at the Mamelodi – 3 Substation.