Emergency Shutdown of the Belle Pumping Station
BARBADOS WATER AUTHORITY
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform the public that there will be an emergency shutdown of the Belle Pumping Station from 10:00 pm to 11:00 pm tonight Wednesday, October 25th and again tomorrow Thursday, October 26th from 10:00 pm until 11:00 pm.
This is to facilitate the removal and installation of a pump in an effort to increase the water supply at this station.
As a result, low water pressure and outages may impact residents and commercial customers in parts of St. Michael and Christ Church.
In St Michael: The City of Bridgetown, Belleville, Carrington Village, Belmont Road, Halls Road, Martindale’s Road, Constitution Road, Roebuck Street, The Bay Land, Clapham, Tichbourne, Chapel Gap, The Pine, Wildey, Waterford, Bush Hall, Spooner’s Hill, White Hall, Grazettes, Cave Hill, Codrington, Brittons Hill and the surrounding areas.
In Christ Church: St. Matthias, the South Coast from Hastings to Oistins, Fort George Heights, Marine Gardens, Rendezvous Gardens, Welches, Sargeant’s Village, Vauxhall, Sheraton and surrounding districts.
Customers are asked to store an adequate supply of water for the duration of the shutdown. Water tankers will also be despatched to assist.
The Barbados Water Authority apologises for the inconvenience to its valued customers.