Residents in parts of South East Trinidad served by the Navet Water Treatment Plant who are experiencing an  interruption  in  their  pipe  borne  water  supply today, Thursday  16th July  2020, can expect relief later tonight, and into tomorrow.

According to an advisory from the Water and Sewerage Authority, the supply disruption, which began at 8:00 am, should end at 8:00 pm.

WASA explains that the disruption is necessary  in  order  to  facilitate  emergency  repair  works  to  a ruptured 32-inch diameter transmission pipeline, located at St. John’s Road, Piparo.

However, WASA customers are reminded that it may take up to 24 hours for the service to normalize to some affected areas, in accordance with pipe borne water supply schedules.

Areas to be affected include:

New  Grant,  Hardbargain,  Craignish  Village,  Matilda,  St.  Julien,  Indian  Walk,  Hindustan,  St.  Mary’s  Village,  Cunjal,  Cumuto,  Whiteland,  Poonah,  Piparo,  Morne  Roche,  Princes  Town,  Manahambre,  Iere  Village,  Sisters  Road,  Buen Intento,  Malgretoute,  Williamsville,  Barrack pore,  Bronte,  Borde  Narve,  Ste. Madeline,  Friendship,  Penal Rock Road,  Diamond Village,  Golconda,  Esperance  and  Retrench.

For  further  information  or  assistance,  customers  are  asked  to  contact  WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420 or 800-4426.