The following is an official release from WASA…….
The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers in parts of North East Trinidad served by the North Oropouche Water Treatment Plant, who are presently experiencing low pressures or no water supply that, this is due to mechanical problems impacting one of the raw water pumps at the facility. Emergency repair works currently underway are expected to be completed by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, 2021 August 26.
Areas to be affected include:
The town of Sangre Grande and environs inclusive of Guaico Tamana Road, Sangre Chiquito and Toco Road
Tumpuna Road, Malabar Phases 1, 3 & 4, Brazil Village, La Horquetta
Carapo, O’Meara Road (inclusive of Industrial Estate)
Mausica Road (North & South), Maloney Gardens
Five Rivers, Bon Air West, Oropune Village, Piarco
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.
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 apologizes for the inconvenience and thanks customers for their patience and understanding.