(Metro News) Maynilad announces Manila water service interruption schedule
September 9, 2009 10:30 am
MANILA, Sep. 9 – Maynilad announced Wednesday it will temporarily interrupt water service in parts of Manila from 8 p.m. September 13 (Sunday) to 12 p.m. September 14 (Monday) to upgrade its pipe network there.
The water service interruption will affect areas bounded by Hermosa St., Pilar St., New Antipolo, and Solis St.; areas bounded by Old Antipolo, Tayabas St., Rizal Ave., and Dagupan Ext.; areas bounded by J. Abad Santos, Old Antipolo, Dagupan St., and Tayuman; areas bounded by G. Perfecto St., Tayuman to PNR Track and Old Antipolo; along Tayuman St., from Juan Luna to J. Abad Santos, along Dagupan St., and laterals from Tayuman to Moriones; along Raxabago St., from G. Perfecto to J. Abad Santos, including all other streets bounded by these major thoroughfares; areas bounded by Rizal Ave., Tayuman, Felix Huertas, and Antipolo; Aurora Blvd., Dimasalang, Antipolo and Rizal Ave.; Tambunting area as well as areas bounded by Blumentritt, Dimasalang, Antipolo and Simoun St.
During the water service interruption, Maynilad will replace 750mm gate valve to new 750mm butterfly valve and subsequent CCTV investigation along the 750mm mainline on Rizal Ave. cor. Old Antipolo, Manila.
Maynilad will also replace the 500mm gate valve to new 500mm butterfly valve, replacement of 750mm gate valve to new 750mm butterfly valve, and subsequent CCTV investigation along the 750mm mainline on Jose Abad Santos cor. Old Antipolo, Manila.
The company is advising customers in affected areas to store enough water for the duration of the water service interruption.
Affected customers may call the Maynilad Hotline 1626 for updates and additional information. (PNA) LAP/CJT/pr/utb