UPDATE: Burst main at Jemmotts Lane, St. Michael

The Barbados Water Authority would like to inform the public that today Sunday, June 9th, it has sustained a burst on a 10-inch main at Jemmott’s Lane, St Michael.  This burst may result in water outages or low pressure mainly to the Jemmott’s Layne area.

Crews have been mobilized and are addressing the issue. Motorists and pedestrians should make every effort to cooperate with the traffic wardens and where possible avoid this area.

Water Tankers will be dispatched to assist essential services first.  Therefore the delivery of water to the other affected areas may be delayed.

General Manager of the BWA, Keithroy Halliday, has been giving an update on the situation.