Parts of South East Trinidad served by the Navet Water Treatment Plant currently are without a pipe-borne water supply today, because of damage to WASA’s transmission pipeline system on St. Johns Road, Piparo.
An advisory issued by the Water and Sewerage Authority explains that the damage to the pipeline system occurred during a vehicular accident on Sunday March 21st, 2021.
Emergency repair works currently underway are expected to be completed by 8:00 pm today, Monday 22nd March 2021.
WASA assures that a limited truck-borne water service will be available, with priority given to special homes, health care and government institutions.
Areas experiencing a disruption in their pipe borne water supply include:
Princes Town, New Grant, Fifth Company, Craignish Village, Matilda, St. Julien, Indian Walk, Hindustan, St. Mary’s Village, Moruga, Whiteland, Piparo, Iere Village, Buen Intento, Williamsville, Barrackpore, Clarke Road, Debe, Corinth, Mount Stewart, Bronte, Borde Narve and Reform Village.
Customers are reminded that it may take up to 24 hours for the scheduled pipe borne water supply to normalize to some affected areas, following the resumption of operations at the Navet facility.
For further information or assistance, customers are asked to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420 or 800-4426.