Windhoek has been upgraded to a category B scenario according to the water scarcity index of the City’s water management plan. This means the demand can be met with the available supply from dams, reclamation, and groundwater sources utilized at a non-sustainable level for two rainy seasons. The City Of Windhoek’s Corporate Communications Officer, Lydia Amutenya, however told Future Media News that residents should not see the announcement as a ‘free for all’.