eThekwini Municipality’s head of communications, Tozi Mthethwa, said households affected by the interruption to supply are encouraged to use clear plastic bags provided by the city to recycle in the interim.
The building situated on Wick Street was previously a supermarket and a butchery before the owners deserted it.
One of the vacant buildings is situated across the town’s busy taxi rank while the dump site is just a stone throw away.
In addition to this, the municipality engaged over 200 community teachers who conduct door-to-door education programmes.
Irate resident, Yasmin Mohamed, told the Cornubia and Phoenix Sun that the overgrown grass has been an ongoing issue.
One of the irate residents, Mohamed Asmall, told the Phoenix Sun that he was fed up with the situation.
According to one of the residents, Mr C Pillay, motorists speed on from the mosque to the beginning of the road.
Cllr Ronnie Veeran, a concerned community member and parliamentary official, expressed his concerns about the obstructions along the pavement.
The Moorgas family had a stressful festive season after they received shocking utility bill from the municipality.
If the planned maintenance does not go ahead, this will be communicated to the public.
This week a very irate pensioner, Mr G Rajcoomar approached me with an account of over R12, 000.