Press Release

Water and Sewerage
Release Date:
Friday, 26 May 2017 - 3:03pm

The Water and Sewerage Department is advising customers of a water rationing scheduleto affect some areas in the Territory.

Director for the Water and Sewerage Department, Mrs. Pearline Scatliffe-Leonard said, “We apologise for any inconvenience caused during interruptions to the public water supply, as work continues to ensure the provision of a more sustainable water service.”

She explained that areas on Tortola not identified in this schedule should expect to receive water supply on a 24/7 basis.

Distribution and interruptions would occur in the following areas:

Reservoir Names

Planned Water Durations

Frequency

Areas Affected

Hannah Hill

Reservoir

Supply

5:00 a.m. – 9: 00 a.m.

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

 

5:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.

5:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

 

Mon.- Wed.& Fri.

 

 

Saturday - Sunday

Duffs Bottom, Sea Cows Bay,

Pleasant Valley, Pockwood

Pond, and Coxheath

 

Note: Supply to following areas on

Thursdays only:

Soldier Hill, Treadfall, Chalwell,

Meyers, Sage Mountain and

Mayaba

Zion Hill

Reservoir

Interruption

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Daily

Fort Recovery, West End,

Ferry Dock, Dawson,

Frenchman’s Cay, Little

Apple Bay, Long Bay,

Cappoons Bay, Apple Bay

Carrot Bay

Reservoir

Interruption

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Daily

Little Apple Bay,

Great Carrot Bay,

Ballast Bay,

CaneGarden Bay

Author

Nekita Turnbull

Information Officer II
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730
Email:  Neturnbull@gov.vg