Saturday 17 November, 2018

More water shortages in parts of North Trinidad

Residents in parts of north-east Trinidad may experience water shortages on Wednesday due to repair works being carried out.

In a statement, the Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) advised customers in parts of North-East Trinidad served by the North Oropouche Water Treatment Plant, that there will be an interruption in their water supply on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm.

This has become necessary in order to carry out electrical maintenance works at the Plant.

Areas affected include:

Sangre Grande Town

Vega De Oropouche

Toco Road, Sangre Grande

Sangre Chiquito



Guaico/ Guaico Tamana

Malabar Phases 1, 3 & 4

Tumpuna Road/ San Rafael


La Horquetta

Carapo/ O’Meara Road

Signature Park/ Mausica Road


Five Rivers

Oropune Gardens

Millennium Park/ Sunrise Park

Golden Grove Road

The Authority further advises that it may take up to 8 – 12 hours for the pipe borne water supply to normalize to some affected areas following resumption of production at the facility.

For further information or assistance, customers can contact WASA's Call Centre toll-free at 800-4420/4426.

WASA said apologised for the inconvenience and thanked customers for their understanding.


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