BWA PSA – Shut-offs Continue
The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) is reminding the public that the shut-offs implemented during 2019 still remain in effect into this year 2020. This action is being taken to reduce the service disruptions being experienced by customers and businesses in St. Joseph.
The shut-offs will directly affect residents and commercial customers in parts of
St. George, St. Thomas and St. John who are serviced by the transmission mains which run between Bowmanston and Golden Ridge, as well as from Applewhaites to Golden Ridge.
These areas include:
In St. George
Locust Hall, Bournes Village, Paradise, Jericho, Market Hill, Cottage Grove Development, Cottage Retreat, Newbury, Todds, Tappy Pond and neighbouring districts.
In St. Thomas
Hopewell, Vaucluse, Content, Rock Hall, Shop Hill, Christie Village, Cane Garden Heights, Proute, Strong Hope, Applewhaites and surrounding areas.
In St. John
Wilson Hill, Sherbourne, Claybury, Cherry Grove, Pool, Four Roads, Lemon Arbor, Gall Hill, Carters Gap, Glebe Land, Clifton Hall, Edge Cliff, Church View, Newcastle, Foster Hall and neighbouring districts.
Customers are reminded that the shut-offs continue
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 9:00 a.m and 4:00 p.m
Nightly between 9:00 p.m and 4:00 a.m until further notice.
This measure is expected to allow the Golden Ridge Reservoirs to recover and allow for longer hours of pumping into Castle Grant system.
The Authority apologises for the inconvenience and thanks you for your cooperation. (ENDS)
Monday, February 24, 2020