Water service interruption to hit more than 90,000 families on Monday

FILE PHOTO – Water Pipe Replacement in Quezon City (Photo by DZRH Val Gonzales)

93,237 customers of Manila Water Company from 33 barangays in Mandaluyong, San Juan, Pasig, and Quezon will experience water service interruption starting Monday night, August 13, up to Tuesday morning, August 14.

Based on the advisory of Manila Water, this is due to the emergency leak repairs being done along the southbound service road of Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA), at the corner of Shaw Blvd., Malacanang.

The company will undertake pipelaying and interconnection of its water line in preparation for the closure and replacement of a leaking major pipeline in the area.

The water interruption will start 7:00PM, August 13, and is expected to last until 9:00AM, August 14.

Affected areas include:

In Mandaluyong:

  • Wack-Wack, Mauway, Addition Hills, Highway Hills, Malamig, Buwayang Bato, Barangka Ilaya, Barangka Itaas, Barangka Ibaba, Barangka Drive, Plainview, Pleasant Hills, and Hulo

In San Juan:

  • Greenhills, Addition Hills, Little Baguio, Pasadena, Corazon de Jesus, and West Crame

In Pasig:

  • Ugong, Oranbo, Pineda, Bagong Ilog, Kapitolyo, and San Antonio

In Quezon City:

  • Kaunlaran, Bagong Lipunan, Horseshoe, Valencia, Immaculate Conception, San Martin de Porres, Ugong Norte, and Pinagkaisahan.

Manila Water advises their clients in aforementioned areas to store enough water to supply their needs during the water interruption period.

Also due to the repairs, the rightmost southbound lane of the EDSA service road is currently closed to traffic.

Vehicles turning right to Shaw Blvd. from EDSA temporarily passes through Star Mall, Mandaluyong, while Sta. Mesa-bound vehicles passing along Shaw Blvd. crossing EDSA will occupy the middle lane.

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