Residents in parts of North East Trinidad who are served by the Hollis Water Treatment Plant, currently are experiencing a disruption in their scheduled pipe borne water supply and should see relief by tomorrow.
According to a news release issued by the Water and Sewerage Authority the supply disruption is due to a ruptured 24-inch diameter transmission pipeline along the Eastern Main Road, in the vicinity of the “Valencia Bridge”.
WASA assures that emergency repair works currently underway are expected to be completed by 6:00 a.m. on Monday 15th June 2020.
The areas affected include:
Arima, D’Abadie and Arouca inclusive of Cocorite Road, O’Meara Road, Cleaver Road, Lynton Gardens, Darwill Gardens, La Resource, La Florisante, Lilian Heights, Ridgeview Heights, Riverwood Development, Bon Air North, Bon Air West, Bon Air Gardens; as well as areas along the Eastern Main Road from Arima to Arouca.
Customers are further advised that it may take up to 24 hours for the scheduled pipeborne service to be normalized to some areas, following the completion of repairs.
For further information or assistance, customers are asked to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre, toll free, at 800-4420 and 800-4426.