The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) has announced that the emergency repair works to a ruptured 16 inch diameter raw water pipeline at the Aripo Water Treatment Plantare expected to be completed by 9:00 p.m. on Sunday 31st October, 2021. Details follow in this press release from WASA:
The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers served by the Aripo Water Treatment Plant, who are presently experiencing a disruption in their pipe borne water supply that, this is due to a ruptured 16 inch diameter raw water pipeline resulting in operations at the facility being stopped.
Emergency repair works to the pipeline located along the cross-country area of Aripo, are expected to be completed by 9:00 p.m. on Sunday 31st October, 2021.
Areas affected include: parts of Arima inclusive of Cocorite Road (between Henry Street and Malabar Branch Road), Malabar Road, Malabar Phase 2, Wallerfield, Santa Rosa, Pinto Road, Train Line and Smith Lands.
Customers are advised to manage their water use efficiently, as it may take up to 24hours thereafter for the restoration of the scheduled pipe borne water supply.
A limited truck borne service will be available upon request. For further information or assistance, customers are asked to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420/26.
The Authority apologises for the inconvenience and thanks customers for their patience and understanding.