Public Advisory

WASA working on Diego highway leak

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is advising customers and motorists of a leaking 21-inch diameter main on the north bound carriageway of Diego Martin Highway, Crystal Stream, Diego Martin.

WASA says it is currently engaged in mobilising crews and equipment to execute the emergency repair works, which is expected to be completed by 10pm Tuesday.

Motorists are advised to proceed with caution and obey the instructions of the police officers on duty in the vicinity of the job site.

San Fernando woman missing

The TTPS is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 18-year-old Aaisha Khan.

Aaisha, of Bronte Village, San Fernando, was last seen at her home on June 29th.

She was reported missing to the police on the following date.

Aaisha is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 6 inches tall, medium built, with a brown complexion.

She was last seen wearing a black and white dress and a hijab.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Aaisha Khan is asked to contact the police at 999, 911, 800-TIPS or any police station or text/WhatsApp 482-GARY

Disruption in water supply in North East Trinidad

The Water and Sewerage 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 pipe borne water supply, between the hours of 8.00 a.m. and 12.00 midnight on Thursday 27th June, 2019.

This has become necessary to facilitate emergency repair works to a leak on the 42-inch diameter transmission pipeline along Tattoo Trace, Valencia.

Areas to be affected include:

· Sangre Grande (Town)

· Sangre Chiquito

· Manzanilla

· Coalmine

Water disruption in parts of El Dorado, Tacarigua on Monday

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is advising customers served by the Caura Water Treatment Plant that there will be an interruption in their water supply on Monday, between the hours of 8 am and 6 pm.

WASA says this has become necessary in order to facilitate repairs to leaks on the 12-inch diameter main at the corner of Karamath and Persad Street, El Dorado.

The areas to be affected include:

WASA: Reservoirs below average, water restrictions continue

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) says the existing Water Use Restrictions and revised water supply schedules that were implemented in keeping with its Water Supply Management Plan during the 2019 Dry Season, remain in effect.

WASA issued a statement Thursday saying that notwithstanding the commencement of the 2019 Wet Season as declared by the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service, the intermittent showers experienced thus far have had no discernable impact on the levels at WASA's four main impounding reservoirs.

Woodland man missing

The TTPS is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 51-year-old Ricky Jebodh.

Ricky, of Main Road, Woodland, was last seen in the district around 11:00 am, on Sunday 12th May 2019.

He was reported missing to the San Fernando Police Station, on that same date, by his brother.

Ricky is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 8 inches tall and slim built with a brown complexion, short grey hair and a full greying beard.

He was last seen wearing a long-sleeved plaid shirt, a pair of blue jeans and a pair of black steel-tipped shoes.

Arima teen missing

The TTPS is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 14-year-old Amiah Mohammed.

Amiah was last seen at her Henri Street, Arima home, around 4:45 pm, on April 14th.

She was reported missing to the Arima Police Station, around 5:10 pm, on that same date, by her mother.

Amiah is of mixed descent, 5 feet 7 inches tall and slim built with a brown complexion and wavy black hair.

She was last seen wearing an orange top, a pair of blue jeans and a pair of brown sandals.

No bus service on Eid holiday

The Public Transport Service Corporation (PTSC) has advised that there will be no PTSC services available on Wednesday, a national holiday in observation of Eid-Ul-Fitr.

PTSC said in a statement that regular services will resume on Thursday June 6th.

The corporation has issued an apology for the inconvenience likely to be caused by its decision.

Further delay in restoration of water supply in North East Trinidad

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) said Wednesday that customers in parts of North East Trinidad who are currently experiencing an interruption in their pipe borne water supply due to ongoing emergency repair of leaks on its 42 inch diameter North Oropouche Transmission Main, that the time for completion of works has been extended to 12 midnight on Wednesday.

WASA said the delay has been due to unforeseen challenges at the jobsite associated with the extent of damage to the pipeline that was observed upon excavation.

The areas that continue to be affected include:

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