Damaged power lines disrupt water supply in NE Trinidad


    The pipe-borne water supply to Sangre Grande and parts of North East Trinidad has been disrupted following damage to power transmission lines.

    According to WASA, this has affected operations at the North Oropouche Water Treatment Plant.

    Emergency repair works are underway and are expected to be completed by 6pm today.

    After that, WASA says it may take up to 24 hours for the service to normalize to some of the affected areas.

    Areas affected include:
    • Sangre Grande
    • Sangre Chiquito
    • Manzanilla
    • Coalmine
    • Guaico/Guaico Tamana
    • Malabar Phases 1,3 & 4
    • Tumpuna Road
    • San Rafael
    • Brazil
    • La Horquetta
    • Carapo/O’Meara Road
    • Signature Park/Mausica Road
    • Maloney Gardens
    • Five Rivers
    • Oropune Gardens
    • Millennium Park
    • Sunrise Park
    • Golden Grove Road