Monday 17 June, 2019

Two parishes hit by outages as BWA does work

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) warns some residents to expect shortages tomorrow.

BWA has advised residents and businesses in parts of Christ Church and St. Philip that on Friday, April 12 between 9am and 1pm, it will be changing a well pump at its Hampton Pumping Station.  

The affected areas may include:

In Christ Church: Vauxhall, Durants, Seawell, Kingsland, Callenders, Lodge Road, Newton, Maxwell Hill, Charnocks, Lowlands, Coverley, Fairview, Pilgrim Road, Kendall Hill Park, Gall Hill, Wotton, Harmony Lodge, Water Street, Ealing Park, Ealing Grove, Atlantic Shores, Enterprise, Chancery Lane, Inch Marlow, Silver Sands, Round Rock, Goodland, Green Garden, Hopewell, Carters Gap, Fairy Valley and the surrounding districts.

In St Philip: Heddings, St. Martins, Rices, Gemswick, Bequest, Wheelers, Long Bay Village, Cave Land, Seaview, Work Hall, Apple Hall, Lynches, Merricks, Eastbourne, Crane Park, Belair, Cobblers Rock, Diamond Valley, Kirtons, Wilcox, Mangrove, Windward Gardens, Long Bay, Harry Smith, Well House, Bottom Bay, Benthams, Atlantic Park and the surrounding districts.

They are asking customers to store an adequate supply of water for the duration of the shutdown. 

The Barbados Water Authority in their press release said that they regret the inconvenience this disruption may cause.

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