Ruptured main leads to water shortages in South Trinidad
Created : 4 February 2019
Resident in parts of South Trinidad may experience water supply interruptions from Monday at 3:00 pm until midnight Tuesday due to repairs being done to a ruptured main.
The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) said in a statement that customers in parts of South East Trinidad, served by the Navet Water Treatment Plant, might experience an interruption in their pipe borne water supply from February 4 from 3:00 pm to 12 midnight on February 5, 2019.
WASA said this has become necessary in order to carry out emergency repairs to a rupture on the 36-inch diameter Navet Transmission Main, along Mango Road, Tabaquite.
Areas affected include:
Rio Claro Tabaquite Road
From TCO Booster - Rio Claro Roundabout
Cunapo Southern Main Road
From Rio Claro Tabaquite Road Junction to Cushe
Cocoyea to Manzanilla Mayaro Road
Naparima Mayaro Road Junction to Cachipe
Torrib Tabaquite Road
Parts of New Grant Area
From M2 Link Road Junction to Borde Narve/Bronte
Rochard Douglas Road
Siparia Erin Road
From Namdevco Market to Batchyia Trace
Upper/Lower Rock Road
Naparima Mayaro Road
From Manahambre Road to Craignish
Along Manahambre Road
From St. Charles Road to Naparima Mayaro Rd Junction
St. Croix Road.
The Authority advised that it may take up to 12 hours for the scheduled pipe borne water supply to normalize to some affected areas after the Plant resumes full operations.
For further information or assistance, customers can also contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll-free at 800-4420/4426.
The Authority apologised for the inconvenience and thanked customers for their patience and understanding.
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