Dry season floods lead to water shortage

The Water and Sewerage Authority is advising customers in North, Central and South Trinidad served by the Caroni Water Treatment Plant, who are currently experiencing low water pressures or in some cases no water that, this is due to reduced production at the Plant, caused by flooding at the facility following torrential rainfall on Sunday. 

The Authority is currently carrying out remedial works, which are scheduled to be completed by 9a.m. However, customers are being advised that it may take between 12 to 18 hours for the service to normalize to some areas.

 Among the affected areas are:


North Trinidad served by the Valsayn Booster Station A & B:


Saddle Road, San Juan                                    Febeau Village

Success Village, Laventille                              Malick

Trou Macque                                                  Santa Cruz


North Trinidad served by the El Socorro Booster Station:

Barataria                                                         St. Ann’s

Morvant                                                          Cascade

East Dry River                                                 Dibe, Long Circular

Port-of-Spain                                                   St. James


Gonzales                                                          Belmont

Central and South Trinidad:

Cunupia                                                           Endeavour

Chaguanas                                                      Jerningham Road

Lange Park                                                      Longdenville

Felicity                                                             California

Bank Village                                                    Waterloo

Carapichaima                                                 St.Mary’s

Mc Bean                                                          Couva

Windsor Park                                                  Esperanza

Claxton Bay                                                     Philippine                               

Debe                                                                Penal

Siparia                                                             Fyzabad

Source: Trinidad Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20180306/news/dry-season-floods-lead-to-water-shortage