The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers in parts of North-East Trinidad served by the North Oropouche Water Treatment Plant that there will be an interruption in their water supply onSunday 1st March 2020 , between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

This has become necessary due to a planned power outage by the Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission (T&TEC), in order to carry out utility relocation works associated with the Valencia to Toco Roadway Project, which is being undertaken by the PURE Programme under the Ministry of Works and Transport. Similar works are also expected to be undertaken by T&TEC in the same area on Sunday 8th March 2020.

Areas to be affected include:

  • Sangre Grande Town
  • Sixth Company Village
  • Manzanilla
  • Guaico/ Guaico Tamana
  • Tumpuna Road/ San Rafael
  • La Horquetta
  • Signature Park/ Mausica Road
  • Five Rivers
  • Millennium Park/ Sunrise Park
  • Vega De Oropouche
  • Sangre Chiquito
  • Coalmine
  • Malabar Phases 1, 3 & 4
  • Brazil
  • Carapo/ O’Meara Road
  • Maloney
  • Oropune Gardens
  • Golden Grove Road

The Authority further advises that it may take up to 24 hours for the service to normalize to some affected areas following resumption of production at the facility. 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
February 28, 2020