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Service Interruptions for Portions of St. Thomas Feeders Friday & Sunday

(Thursday, May 19, 2016)

WAPA Schedules Service Interruptions for Portions of St. Thomas Feeders Friday and Sunday to Transfer Primary Lines to Newly Planted Poles

 

 

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority has scheduled an electrical service interruptions Friday, May 20, for small portion of St. Thomas Feeder 7A. From 9 a.m. to 12 noon, approximately 122 customers in the Hull Bay area, will be affected while crews transfer primary lines from an old pole to a newly planted pole in Estate St. Peter. 

On Sunday, May 22, service will be interrupted to approximately 39 customers on Feeder 8A, in the area of the Silver Dollar Grocery in Altona, while crews transfer primary lines from a leaning pole to a newly planted pole.

The work to transfer this equipment to new poles is necessary to ensure the safety of pedestrians and motorists who traverse the area. 

While the work is in progress in these areas, motorists are advised to use extreme caution and to observe traffic directions for the safety of the crews and the public. Every effort will be made to restore service to residents affected as quickly as possible. 

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