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Water service disrupted for maintenance work

Piped water service has been temporarily disrupted in portions of Devonshire, Smith’s and Hamilton Parish (File photograph)

Piped water service has been temporarily halted in parts of three parishes as the Water and Sewage Section carries out maintenance work.

A spokesman for the Ministry of Public Works said: “This temporary service disruption is necessary to maintain plant equipment.”

The interruption started at 4.30pm yesterday and it is expected that the service will be restored by this afternoon.

The service interruption will affect homes in parts of Devonshire, Smith’s and Hamilton Parish.

The spokesman added: “The Ministry understands the inconvenience this may cause and is working diligently to ensure the restoration of services as swiftly and safely as possible.

“If customers residing in the affected areas require top-up water urgently, they should contact a water trucking company for assistance.

“Customers are encouraged to contact the Water and Sewage Section at 278-0570 for additional inquiries or concerns.

“The patience and understanding of all affected residents and businesses will be appreciated as crews perform these essential maintenance works to continue providing the community with regular water services.”

Affected areas

The areas affected by this temporary interruption include:

Devonshire: Middle Road, Brighton Hill Road, Lamas Road, Lamas Drive, Watlington Road East, South Road, Devonshire Bay Road, Devon Point Lane, Palm Lane, Devon Spring Road, Devon Spring Lane and Hermitage Road.

Smith's: Middle Road, Vermont Road, Clarendon Lane, Clarendon Road, St James Crescent, Town Hill Road, Northshore Road, Zuills Park Road and Knapton Hill Road.

Hamilton Parish: East Point Lane, Studio Lane, Radnor Road, Northshore Road, Redkiln Road, Fractious Street and Harrington Sound Road.

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Published April 10, 2024 at 7:30 am (Updated April 10, 2024 at 7:01 am)

Water service disrupted for maintenance work

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