Thursday 1 October, 2020

Emergency repairs at Caroni WTP to see overnight supply disruptions

A shutdown of the Caroni Water Treatment Plant overnight is expected to leave several parts of Trinidad without water.

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) advised that the facility will be shutdown from 10 pm Wednesday until 2 am Thursday to conduct emergency repairs at the plant.

 Areas to be affected include:

North Trinidad

Saddle Road, San Juan                                                   Bagatelle

Laventille Road                                                              Febeau Village                                                  

Success Village                                                                 Laventille

Malick                                                                               Trou Macque

Barataria                                                                          St. Ann’s

Morvant                                                                            Cascade

East Dry River                                                                   Dibe, Long Circular

Port-of-Spain                                                                    St. James

St. Barb’s                                                                         Cocorite

Gonzales                                                                           Belmont


Central Trinidad:

Cunupia                                                                             Endeavour

Chaguanas                                                                        Jerningham Road

Lange Park                                                                        Longdenville

Felicity                                                                               California

Bank Village                                                                      Waterloo

Carapichaima                                                                    St. Mary’s


 South West Trinidad

San Fernando                                                            Vistabella

Marabella                                                                  Cocoyea

Pleasantville                                                              Palmiste

Debe                                                                         Penal

San Francique                                                           Siparia                                                  

Fyzabad                                                                     Rousillac                                             

Sobo                                                                          La Brea  

WASA is reminding customers that it may take up to a full day for their scheduled pipe-borne water service to normalise to some affected areas following the resumption of full operations at the facility.

For further information or assistance, customers can contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll-free at 800-4420/26.

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