OUR writes to NWC on KSA Water Supply Schedule

(KINGSTON, Jamaica; 2023 March 08): The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) has written to the National Water Commission (NWC), requesting information on its recent introduction of a regulated water supply schedule in sections of Kingston and St. Andrew (KSA) as part of drought mitigation measures.

The NWC announced via a media release on 2023 February 17 that it would be implementing a regulated water supply schedule to some areas within KSA due to a reduction in inflows to a number of surface water sources. It further announced the regulation of water supply to additional communities in the KSA effective 2023 March 1.

The OUR has taken note of complaints…