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Phuket Town water cuts start today

Legacy Phuket Gazette



PHUKET: Phuket City Waterworks (PCW) begins a series of scheduled daytime pressure cuts today in order to conduct system maintenance and install new water mains.

The pressure cuts will run from 9am to 6pm daily in affected areas. The PCW advises customers to store sufficient amounts of water, so as not to be affected during the cuts, which will run through July 25.

PCW officer Yupin Gaewchid said most households would only be affected for one day.

“I suggest that people who are in affected areas should store enough water to use during the period. If you need to use the water for any emergency purposes, please contact us in advance (Tel: 076-211130) so that we can provide assistance,” she said.

The pressure cut schedule is as follows:

July 12
Damrong Road, Thepkrasattri Road (in Phuket Town), Tungka Road, Mae Luan Road, Patipat Road, Ong Sim Pai Road, Nakhon Road, Chumphon Road, Komarapat Road, Phuket Road, Montri Road, Luang Poh Road, Trang Road, Supalai City Hill estate in Rassada. (The Gazette apologizes to people in these areas for the late notice)

July 13
Amphur Road

July 14
Surin Road

July 15
Anuphas Phuket Kan Road

July 16
Rattanakosin 200 Pi Road

July 17
Sri Sena Road

July 18
Yaowarat Road, from Phuket Technical College south to the Hokkian Restaurant intersection

July 19
Phang Nga Road (from the Pearl Hotel intersection to the Mazda Showroom junction)

July 20
Palian Road

July 21
Trang Road

July 22
Narisorn Road

July 23
Phuyai Baan Road

July 24
Kamnan Road

— Chaiyot Yongcharoenchai


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