SERVICE DISRUPTION

SUPPLY DISRUPTION TO CUSTOMERS IN PARTS OF PARAMIN & DIEGO MARTIN

Customers in the Paramin/Maraval area, served by Paramin Well #7, are advised that major rehabilitation works on the facility are scheduled to recommence on Monday 5th September, and is expected to be completed by 8:00 a.m. on Friday 9th September 2022.These works are necessary to complete rehabilitation of the Well, to resolve a problem that resulted in a significant decline in water production at the facility.

Customers are reminded that during the period of the rehabilitation works, water production from the facility will be completely disrupted. As such, the Authority will redistribute supplies from other sources within Paramin, as well as increase its water trucking service, in order to supplement the reduced water availability to customers in the area. Customers are further advised to arrange storage systems and manage their stored water use efficiently, particularly over the period of this disruption.

AFFECTED AREAS – PARAMIN/ MARAVAL EXPECTED RESTORATION OF SERVICE
  • Beau Pres Road
  • Morne Cyril
  • Unity Street
  • Fatima Trace
  • La Finette Road
  • Winter Gardens
  • Saut Deau Road
  • Paramin Hill
  • Le Platte Village.
8:00 a.m. on Friday 9th September, 2022

In a separate matter, customers in parts of Diego Martin served by River Estate Pumping Station, who are experiencing a disruption in their water supply, are advised that this is due to a mechanical problem affecting one of the pumps at the facility. Major emergency repair works currently underway are expected to be completed by Wednesday 7th September 2022.

AFFECTED AREAS – DIEGO MARTIN EXPECTED RESTORATION OF SERVICE
  • River Estate
  • St Lucien Road and associated side streets
  • Blue Basin
  • Blue Range
  • parts of Diego Martin Main Road (North of Dillon Street)
  • Water Wheel Road
  • Bagatelle
  • North Post Road and associated streets
  • Greenhill Village
  • Salandy Street
  • Upper Diamond Vale
Wednesday 7th September 2022

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.

Corporate Communications Department
September 5, 2022