Tag: Water Authority-Cayman

Leak Detection – Shamrock Road

Leak Detection – Shamrock Road

| 10/02/2020 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman will be conducting leak detection work along Shamrock Rock, between Poindexter Rd and Spotts Newlands Rd, from 11:00pm, Tuesday 11 February – 5:00am, Wednesday 12 February. Customers who live in the area may experience service interruption during this period.

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WA asks customers to report sewage issues

WA asks customers to report sewage issues

| 28/01/2020 | 0 Comments

Water Authority customers are advised to call its emergency line 946-HELP (946-4357), to report any wastewater issue along the West Bay Beach Sewerage System. Members of the public with septic tanks or onsite wastewater systems are advised to contact their sewerage specialist to inspect their systems for any damages and necessary repairs. Please note that […]

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Water Authority scholarships awarded

Water Authority scholarships awarded

| 16/10/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Water Authority – Cayman has awarded scholarships this year to Alexander Elias and Kaled Giron. The authority’s scholarship, worth up to CI$30,000, is given to suitably qualified Caymanians to obtain an undergraduate academic or technical/vocational degree or diploma in a field of study relevant to the WA’s work, the authority said in […]

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Hurricane Ivan remembered

Hurricane Ivan remembered

| 30/08/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman invites you to join in commemorating the 15th anniversary of Hurricane Ivan. The Authority will mark the milestone with a special public event. There will be an exhibit on display that highlights the impact of the storm, as well as the strides made by our islands and the Authority to become more […]

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Planned works – restricted traffic Shamrock Road

Planned works – restricted traffic Shamrock Road

| 21/08/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman wishes to advise its valued customers and the motoring public that the Authority will be restricting traffic movement along Shamrock Road, near the intersection with Agricola Drive, on Sunday 25 August from 6:00 am to 2:00 pm, to facilitate planned works. Traffic management will be set up to direct the flow of […]

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Water Authority – partial closure of Shamrock Road

Water Authority – partial closure of Shamrock Road

| 07/08/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman wishes to advise its valued customers and the motoring public that the eastbound lane of Shamrock Road, between the Tomlinson Roundabout and Poindexter Road, will be closed on Sunday 11 August, from 6:00 am to 2:00 pm to facilitate planned works. Motorist travelling east will be diverted to the East-West Arterial, […]

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Is flesh-eating disease a concern here?

Is flesh-eating disease a concern here?

| 23/07/2019 | 22 Comments

We are hearing numerous reports of people getting infected by the bacteria causing necrotising fasciitis (known as the flesh-eating disease) in the warm coastal waters of the US. Grateful if you could tell us what the DoE, DEH and government health officials are doing to regularly check the bacteria counts in our much-used coastal waters. […]

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Summer interns gain experience at Water Authority

Summer interns gain experience at Water Authority

| 18/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A group of 21 students is taking part in Water Authority-Cayman’s summer internship programme, enabling them to gain hands-on experience working in a professional environment, while introducing the young people to the variety of careers available in the water and wastewater sector.

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Rex Crighton Blvd traffic diversion

Rex Crighton Blvd traffic diversion

| 16/07/2019 | 2 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman wishes to advise its valued customers and the motoring public that the eastbound traffic along Rex Crighton Blvd. will be diverted to Chime Street (heading towards Shamrock Rd.) on Thursday, 18 July, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm to facilitate planned works. Traffic signs will be posted in the general vicinity and all […]

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Planned works – traffic delays near Kings Sports Centre

Planned works – traffic delays near Kings Sports Centre

| 20/06/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman wishes to advise its valuable customers that the motoring public will experience restricted access on the roundabout in the vicinity of Kings Sports Centre (off Crewe Road and Linford Pierson Highway) from 3:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, 23 June 2019 in order to carry out infrastructure upgrades in the […]

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Planned works for 26 May – Maclendon Dr traffic delays

Planned works for 26 May – Maclendon Dr traffic delays

| 22/05/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority-Cayman wishes to advise its valuable customers that the motoring public will experience restricted access to Maclendon Dr (off Dorcy Dr) from 6:00am to 4:00pm on Sunday 26 May 2019 in order to carry out system improvement works in the area. During this time, local access only to businesses and residences in the area […]

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New graduates return to work at Water Authority

New graduates return to work at Water Authority

| 20/05/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Two scholarship recipients have completed their education and returned home to work at the Water Authority-Cayman (WAC), with a third young person supported in earning a master’s degree while employed at the company. Chynna Retumban and Kristina Powell have taken up jobs at the departments of water resource and quality control, and […]

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Planned works – Maclendon Dr restricted access

Planned works – Maclendon Dr restricted access

| 17/05/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman wishes to advise its valuable customers and the motoring public of restricted access to Maclendon Dr (off Dorcy Dr) starting on Tuesday 21 May through to Friday 31 May. Access will be restricted from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on week days. The restriction is necessary to carry out system improvements […]

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Minister’s message for World Water Day

Minister’s message for World Water Day

| 22/03/2019 | 0 Comments

Minister for Education, Youth, Sports, Lands and Agriculture Juliana O’Connor-Connolly writes: Today we are proud to celebrate World Water Day, and the 2019 theme “Leaving no one Behind”. In 2010 the United Nations recognised that the “right to safe and clean drinking water and sanitation is a human right that is essential for the full […]

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Is pollution monitored in Cayman?

Is pollution monitored in Cayman?

| 06/12/2018 | 5 Comments

Do we have any pollution monitoring here on the island? Ocean water quality, air quality, anything? Are there any statistics, on any topic? On the WHO website it seemed we are the only country that is not proactive in regards to these matters. Auntie’s answer: This is one of those questions that necessitated input from […]

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Geology Education Week on the way

Geology Education Week on the way

| 11/10/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The sixth annual Geology Education Week, set for Monday, 15 October, to Friday, 19 October, will again feature geology lessons for students at local high schools and a professional development course for local educators that includes a field trip to Cayman Brac. Organised every year by the Water Authority–Cayman, also returning is […]

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Questions about water bill

Questions about water bill

| 20/03/2018 | 7 Comments

Can you please look into this as I have tried and am getting no explanation other than it’s just what they do. I was shocked to have to pay a large Water Authority bill for 41 days in January/February. My previous bill was for 19 days. They charge different amounts per cubic metre with an […]

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Help on tap for conserving water

Help on tap for conserving water

| 13/03/2018 | 3 Comments

I’ve read that the Water Authority will supply new customers with ‘conservation kits’ that contain water-saving shower heads and faucet aerators. Does this mean these items are free? Also, what about old customers getting these as well? If the Water Authority really wants to lower water consumption, the company should offer these to everyone, perhaps […]

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