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Wolwerivier informal settlement residents protest outside Civic Centre

The residents claim they’ve been dumped at the relocation camp without proper services.

Some residents of an informal settlement outside Melkbos are demanding the City of Cape Town address their service delivery grievances. Picture: Shamiela Fisher/EWN

CAPE TOWN - Some residents of an informal settlement outside Melkbos are demanding the City of Cape Town address their service delivery grievances.

The group, who are located in the Wolwerivier informal settlement, on Monday demonstrated outside the Civic Centre.

The residents claim they've been dumped at the relocation camp.

In July, the city moved about 300 families from Skandaalkamp at the Vissershoek landfill site to Wolwerivier.

#CTstrike pic.twitter.com/4AS9tCmgRo

Residents now claim they've been left their without proper services.

The group of demonstrators said they've desperately been trying to get hold of municipal officials but to no avail.

They said the march to the municipal offices was a last attempt to try to discuss their grievances with the city.