SERVICE DISRUPTION

TO CUSTOMERS SERVED BY
SOUTH OROPOUCHE &
EL SOCORRO BOOSTER STATIONS

The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers served by the South Oropouche Booster Station, who are currently experiencing low pressures or no water that this is due to the mechanical problems impacting one of the pumps at the facility. Repair works are expected to be completed on Monday 2021 August 9, following the shutdown of the South Oropouche Booster Station between the hours of 4:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Areas affected include:

  • South Oropouche
  • S.M. Jaleel
  • Mon Desir
  • Aripero
  • Sobo
  • Labidco Industrial Estate
  • Vessigny
  • Harris Village
  • Avocat
  • Guapo Road
  • Siparia Old Road
  • Otaheite
  • Dow Village
  • Rousillac
  • Chinese Village
  • La Brea
  • Union Industrial Estate
  • St. Mary’s Village
  • Fyzabad
  • Pepper Village
  • Delhi Road
  • San Francique including SS Erin Road from Siparia to Quarry Village

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.


In a separate matter, customers in parts of North West Trinidad served by the El Socorro Booster Station who are presently experiencing a disruption in their pipe borne water supply that this is due to mechanical problems affecting one of the pumps at the Station. Emergency repair works currently underway are expected to be completed by 6:00 a.m. on Saturday 2021 August 7.

The affected areas include:

  • Port-of-Spain
  • Westmoorings
  • St. James
  • Cascade
  • Belmont
  • Gonzales
  • Morvant
  • Cocorite
  • Woodbrook
  • St. Ann’s
  • Laventille
  • East Dry River

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 August 06