The Barbados Water Authority is today, Friday, May 3rd advising residents and businesses in parts of St. James and St. Peter that it is currently conducting emergency repairs on a large diameter main in the vicinity of Yearwood Road, Mount Standfast.

As a result, customers along Highway 1 between Trents and Six Mens St. Peter including Holetown, Porters, Mount Standfast, Lower Carlton, Mullins, Greenwich Village, Lancaster, Orange Hill and surrounding areas may be affected by a water outage or low pressure.

Water tankers have been deployed to assist.

The Barbados Water Authority apologises for the inconvenience this emergency repair at Mount Standfast, St. James may cause. (ENDS)