Emergency work to repair broken pipe on Penang road to start on Sept 19

GEORGE TOWN: Emergency work to repair a broken pipe at Jalan Datuk Keramat will go on from Monday (Sept 19) at 3pm to Tuesday (Sept 20) at 3pm.

The Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP) said in a statement on Sunday (Sept 18), that the repair work will cause a traffic diversion at the intersection of Jalan Datuk Keramat and Jalan Perak.

“PBAPP strives to avoid water supply disruptions which might affect the daily routine of water users.

“However, consumers in the following areas are requested to be alert and save water for the eventuality if there is a water supply interruption,” it added.

The identified areas are Jalan Padang Tembak, Lorong Batu Lanchang, Lebuhraya Thean Teik, Farlim area, Taman Rambai, along Jalan Paya Terubong, Paya Terubong, Kampung Bukit and Happy Valley.

“PBAPP will update the status of these repair works through Facebook and we apologise for any inconvenience caused,” it said.

The public can also contact the 24-hour call centre at 04-255 8255.