Some of the areas that experienced power outage were Montana, Kilner Park, Monument Park, Nellmapius, Wapadrand and Garsfontein.
Illegal dumping in that area started after the municipal dumping site was closed.
Mayor of Tshwane, Solly Msimanga has offered R10 000 reward to anyone who has information on cable thieves and buyers.
The Bus Rapid Transit system roll out in Pretoria East has been stalled.
“It is not true that there is a shortage of lifeguards,”
More than 2 000 rabbits at Benoni Bunny Park will be donated to Johannesburg Zoo as food for carnivores.
Ward councillor Leanne de Jager is concerned about problems in the area.
The closures are in place to accommodate Line 2B Bus Rapid Transit System (BRT) project underway.
“This unit will help boost our crime fighting efforts and restore the image of Hatfield as the safe neighbourhood it used to be.”
The closure of the pools is to reduce the risk of non-availability of lifeguards.
“The road closure over the weekend comes as a result of the BRT construction in the area.”