ARECIBO – The executive director of the Northern Region of the Alcantarillados Aqueduct Authority (AAA), José A. Rivera Ortiz reported that as of Friday, January 15, 2021, preventive maintenance personnel will carry out improvement work in different systems in the area north.
“As part of the improvements to the drinking water systems, flow meters will be installed at the Tiburones well in Barceloneta on Friday, January 15. On Saturday, January 16, the works will be in the Manatí 2 and Mataderos 9 wells in Arecibo, ”the official explained.
Rivera Ortiz added that these works are part of the preventive maintenance that is provided to each facility to maintain a stable system. As a result, sectors of Barceloneta, Manatí and Arecibo could experience from low pressures to intermittence in the drinking water service.
Customers are reminded that, given the possibility of cloudiness, once the service is restored, boil the water intended for consumption for a period of three minutes.