West Demerara water supply to be disrupted

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015, 21:01 by GxMedia

The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) on Friday announced that several villages on the West Bank Demerara will suffer a five-day disruption in potable water supply.

The utility company said the service disruption from August 26 to August 30 is to facilitate urgent maintenance at the L’oratoire Well Station, West Bank Demerara. The villages to be affected are:

Recht Door Zee, Onderneeming, West Minster, Parfaite Harmonie,  Schoonord, Canal #1, Bagotville, Nismes,
and La Grange.

“Affected customers are urged to make preparations including storing water in light of this advisory,”the GWI said in a statement.

GWI says it regrets any inconvenience caused. For updates customers can contact GWI’s Customer Services Call Centre on 227-8701/03/04, e-mail  or, visit or post via social media