WASA announces supply disruption to parts of North, Trinidad
The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is advising customers in parts of North Trinidad served by the Caroni Water Treatment Plant, who are currently experiencing a disruption in their pipe borne water supply, that this is due to a ruptured 36-inch diameter transmission main, along the Beetham Highway, which occurred on Sunday.
In a statement issued on Monday morning, the authority said ongoing emergency repair works are expected to be completed by 6:00 am on Tuesday.
Affected areas include:
Piarco Airport, Port of Spain, St. James
Cocorite, Santa Cruz, Barataria
Morvant, Laventille, Beetham Gardens
Gonzales, Belmont, Cascade
St. Augustine, Curepe, Champ Fleurs
Mt Dor, Petit Bourg, Valsayn South
Bamboo, Mt. Hope Hospital, Aranguez
El Socorro, San Juan
Customers are further advised that upon completion of repairs, it may take up to 36 hours for the scheduled pipe-borne service to be normalised to some areas.
For further information or assistance, customers are encouraged to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll-free at 800-4420/26.
A limited truck-borne water service will be available with priority given to special homes, healthcare and educational institutions.
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