The residents of Temba were without water from last Saturday until Monday and they alleged that they have not seen any communication from the city regarding the reason for the water cut.
Resorting to buying water at supermarkets because the water tanks are not consistent.
Those who suffer the most are the unemployed, the elderly and the disabled.
A concerned community member, Ms Tshepiso Mthembu, said the municipality has not communicated the reasons for the water cuts.
“I have been staying in Temba for more than 20 years and I have not experienced anything like this where we are without water for a year.