Greenhills Stream.docx - Greenhills Stream(Vlei The stream\/vlei in the blocks between Union Street in Randgate Wilbotsdal and Riebok and Leeu st in

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Greenhills Stream (Vlei) The stream/vlei in the blocks between Union Street in Randgate, Wilbotsdal and Riebok and Leeu st in Greenhills, runs through fields that are partial wetlands and part riverine. Many trees were cut down in that area some years ago, which contributed to the state the area is now in. However, the homeless people have used this lower area, especially that of Rndgate, as a toilet and created a stench that now affects large parts of the surrounding suburbs, including mostly Randgate and Greenhills, but affecting people as far as Bootha Plotte. There is a lot of rubble and refuse being dumped in the area, which causes a danger to any fish, birds and small creatures in the area and clogs up the water flow making the stream sluggish. This also affects the water quality and causes health risks to local and downstream people. The rubbish and especially the rubble will not degrade naturally and assimilate back into the environment as many people think it will. The majority of Randfonteiners get their

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