Arecibo – The executive director of the Northern Region of the Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (AAA), José A. Rivera Ortiz reported that the Esperanza de Arecibo filter plant operates intermittently due to cleaning work on the filters.
“On the other hand, personnel carry out an inspection of the Cruce Dávila tank in Barceloneta, which operates intermittently. Operational adjustments are made to stabilize levels and restore service as soon as possible, ”the official explained.
As a result, the sectors that experience interruption in the potable water service of the Arecibo municipality are: Esperanza, Cienegueta, part of Dominguito, Arenita and part of San Rafael.
While the sectors that could experience low pressure and intermittence in the municipality of Barceloneta are: Casco Urbano, Magueyes, Cruce Dávila and Praderas.
Rivera Ortiz added that due to the possibility of turbidity when the service is restored, it is recommended to boil the water intended for human consumption for three minutes.