The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers in parts of North-East Trinidad served by the North Oropouche Water Treatment Plant, that emergency mechanical repairs at the facility were completed at approximately 9:00 p.m. tonight - Tuesday 24th December, 2019.

Operations have been normalised at the facility and the pipe borne water supply will be restored to Maloney, Oropune Gardens, Five Rivers, Kandahar by 7:00am on Wednesday 25th December, 2019.

By 6:00pm, the supply will be restored to other communities including Malabar, La Horquetta, O'meara, Cumuto, Brazil and the upper parts of Sangre Grande, Coalmine, North Manzanilla, Fishing Pond.

Customers are reminded that it may take up to 24 hours for the service to normalize to some affected areas according to established water supply schedules. For further information or assistance, customers can contact WASA's Call Centre toll free at 800-4420/4426.

The Authority apologises for the inconvenience and thanks customers for their understanding.


Corporate Communications Department
December 24, 2019