SERVICE DISRUPTION

TO CUSTOMERS IN
PARTS OF SOUTH WEST TRINIDAD

The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers served by the South Oropouche Booster Station, who are currently experiencing an interruption in their pipe borne water supply that this is due to a leak on the 36 inch transmission pipeline in the vicinity of the diversion associated with South Oropouche Interchange, being done as part of the Solomon Hochoy Highway Expansion Project.

Emergency repair works presently underway are expected to be completed by 10:00 p.m. on Thursday 2021 June 24.

Areas affected include:

  • South Oropouche
  • Dow Village
  • Rousillac
  • Chinese Village
  • La Brea
  • Vessigny
  • Avocat
  • Siparia Old Road
  • SS Erin Road
  • Otaheite
  • Mon Desir
  • Aripero
  • Sobo
  • Labidco and Union Industrial Estates
  • Fyzabad
  • Pepper Village
  • San Francique

Customers are advised that it may take up to 24 hours for the scheduled pipe borne water supply to normalize to some affected areas following the completion of these works.

A limited truck-borne water service will be available upon request. For further information or assistance, customers are asked to contact WASA’s Customer Call Centre toll free at 800-4420/4426.

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

Corporate Communications Department
2021 June 24