n IMIESA - Population growth : the effect on South Africa's water systems : ageing infrastructure
|Article Title||Population growth : the effect on South Africa's water systems : ageing infrastructure|
|© Publisher:||3S Media (Pty) Ltd|
|Publication Date||Jul 2011|
|Pages||60 - 62|
Urban sprawl, or population explosion, is evident in South Africa with formal housing developments and informal settlements spread out across the country's major cities. The cost of maintaining ageing infrastructure, as well as the demand for new infrastructure in these regions, is stretching local government budgets.
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