Thursday 25 April, 2019

No water for South East Trinidad

Emergency repairs to a ruptured transmission main will leave customers served by the Navet Water Treatment Plant without water for the rest of the day.

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) advised that the disruption in water supplies has become necessary to carry out emergency repairs to a ruptured 36” diameter transmission main near the Plant.

The disruption is expected to last until 10 pm.

Affected areas include:

Along Rio Claro Tabaquite Road, from TCO Booster - Rio Claro Roundabout; along Cunapo Southern Main, from Rio Claro Tabaquite Road Junction to Cushe; along Naparima Mayaro Road, from Cocoyea to Manzanilla Mayaro Road; along Moruga Road, from Naparima Mayaro Road Junction to Cachipe; Torrib Tabaquite Road; Guaracara; Rochard Road; parts of New Grant Area; along Cipero Road, from M2 Link Road Junction to Borde Narve / Bronte; Barrackpore, Rochard Douglas Road; Manahambre Road; Debe; Golconda; along Siparia Erin Road, from Namdevco Market to Batchyia Trace; Upper / Lower Rock Road; along Naparima Mayaro Road, from Manahambre Road to Craignish; along Manahambre Road, from St. Charles  Road to Naparima Mayaro Rd Junction; Jaipaulsingh Road; St. Croix Road.

Customers are advised that it may take between eight to 12 hours to normalise the scheduled pipe borne water supply to some affected areas after the Plant resumes full operations. 

Customers can also contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420/4426 for further information or assistance.

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