Saturday 24 October, 2020

Desilting works ongoing at Caura Water Treatment Plant

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) has advised that desiliting works has left residents served by the Caura Water Treatment Plant without a pipe borne water supply.

The works follow heavy rainfall on Saturday.

Those in the El Dorado/ Tacarigua area have been affected.

WASA advised that the desilting works are expected to be completed by 6pm on Sunday.    

Areas affected include:

• Tacarigua from Richard Street to Dixon Street, inclusive of side streets • Paradise Gardens East and West • Vista Heights • Crown Street • Caura Royal Road • El Dorado Gardens • Goya Street • Eastern Main Road • Madoo Hill, College Road • El Dorado Road • Balgobin Street 

Customers are advised that following the resumption of operations, it may take up to 24 hours for the scheduled pipe borne water supply to normalise to some affected areas.

For further information or assistance, customers are asked to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420/4426.

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