SUPPLY DISRUPTION

TO CUSTOMERS SERVED BY THE POINT FORTIN DESALINATION PLANT &
CHATHAM WATER TREATMENT PLANT

The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers in parts of Point Fortin and La Brea served by the Point Fortin Desalination Plant that there will be an interruption in their pipe borne water supply on Wednesday 2nd December, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

This is due to a planned power outage by the Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission that will affect operations at the facility.

Areas to be affected include:

Parrylands, Egypt Village, Cochrane, Salazar Trace, Huberts Town, Gonzales, Brighton Cato, Lot 10, Harriman Park, New Village, Reservoir Hill, Clifton Hill, Point Fortin (Proper), Techier, Mahaica, Vance River, Fanny Village and Vessigny.

Customers are advised that it may take up to 6 hours for the service to normalize to some affected areas.


The Authority also advises customers in parts of South West Trinidad served by the Chatham Water Treatment Plant that, there will be an interruption in their pipe borne water supply on Thursday 3rd December, 2020, between the hours of 8.00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

This has become necessary in order to facilitate repairs to a leaking 16 inch pipeline at the facility.

Areas to be affected include:

Quarry Village, Rancho Quemado, Bennet Village, Santa Flora, Palo Seco, St Francis Village, Erin, Sheila Lamorell Gardens, Dickie Trace, Los Bajos, Waddle Village, Chatham North, Chatham South, Boodram Trace, Point Coco, Unity Road, Augustusville, Coromandel Road and Southern Main Road from Cap De Ville Junction to Point Coco Ext. Junction.

These customers are advised 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.

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

The Authority apologizes for the inconvenience and thanks customers for their patience and understanding.

Corporate Communications Department
December 01, 2020