Mapping period: November 13th until November 27th 2015
Surface area: 2.97 km2
Flood prone area: 0.12 km2 (4%)
Population (2012 census): 26,047
Total number of buildings: 4,246
Buildings at risk of flooding: 323, of which 2 are school buildings.
Description and recommendations: Compared to the rest of the wards mapped, Temeke is minimally affected by flooding. With three quarters of the ward area having been planned, drains throughout the ward are well structured and connected, making the area exceptionally resilient and deeming it a strong example for infrastructural improvements across the city.

 

Temeke ward general map before mapping Source: Ramani Huria

Temeke ward general map before mapping

Temeke ward drainage map before Source: Ramani Huria

Temeke ward drainage map before mapping