Water situation: Nadi residents advised of disruption
9 October, 2019, 6:00 pm
RESIDENTS in the southern end of Nadi – from Nadi Town to Mariott – are advised that they will be experiencing low water pressure to intermittent water supply from now until Thursday morning.
The Water Authority of Fiji has attributed the disruption in supply to the damage by a third party contractor on the DN500 bulk transmission pipeline along Solovi in Nadi, which supplies treated water from Nagado Water Treatment Plant to customers in Nadi.
WAF crew members are working to repair the leakage.
Affected areas include:
– Nadi Town, Nadi Hospital, Nawaka
– Nadi Back Road, Solovi, Togalavusa, Vuniyasi Road, Bulubulu Road, Togamasi, Dratabu, Qeleloa,
– Blackstone, Malakua, Moala, Malolo, Navo, Transmitter, Tunalia, Korovuto, Farmers Rd, Sonasali, Veilandhan, Mate Road, Nadovi
– Arolevu, Nawaicoba, Waireba, Yako, Yako Hill side, Yako Temple, Yako Seaside, Yako Village, Uciwai, Nalovo, Nabila, Marriott.
The authority has advised customers in those areas to store and use water wisely for their immediate needs during this temporary disruption period.
Water carting trucks have been deployed to service the areas.
Water supply is expected to be restored by 8am Thursday, October 10, 2019.