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DOWASCO activates its Disaster Preparedness Plan

by: - September 11, 2018
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Press Release

Due to the approach of Hurricane Isaac which is expected to impact Dominica during this week, DOWASCO is advising the general public that the company has activated it disaster preparedness plan in an effort to secure the water supply systems around the country.

In light of this arrangements are being made to ensure that all storage tanks will be filled to supply water for as long as is possible however it is anticipated that there could be heavy rainfall which could result in severe turbidity therefore a decision has been taken to shut down all water systems on the Morning of Wednesday 12 th September until further notice.

All residents are advised to keep water in storage for domestic use. Keep water in clean covered containers.

DOWASCO remains committed to restoring the water supply as soon as it is feasibly possible to do so and advises all to make all other necessary preparations to save lives and property.

For further information please contact DOWASCO PRO Edward Registe Tel: 2751163