There have been threats of violence from the Klipfontein community in Ekurhuleni who are angered by almost two full weeks of water shortages in the area.
Some community members blocked roads with burning tyres and rocks on the East Rand.
Police and the army came to the rescue of motorists and to quell tensions.
But residents say they want solutions and accountability from those who are responsible or more violence will be seen on the streets.
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