Manila, Philippines — Manila Water issued an apology for the for the unexpected water service interruption in some parts of Metro Manila that started last March 7, 2019. Metro Manila residents continued sharing their disappointment on social media for the continued no water and low water supply.
According to a Twitter update posted by Manila Water on Friday, the “reservoirs were not completely” refilled from Thursday until Friday morning, resulting in an “unexpected water service interruption” in several barangays in Quezon City, Mandaluyong, San Juan, and Pasig.
The water supply at La Mesa Dam – a reservoir that supplies water requirement of Metro Manila is currently low due to reduced rainfall brought about the El Nino phenomenon. According to a news report, the water level in La Mesa Dam “reached its lowest in 12 years on Friday and may go down to its critical level of 69 meters in the next two days.”
List of affected areas caused by the operational adjustments to address the continuous decline of La Mesa Dam water level.
Mandaluyong: Buwayang Bato, Wack-Wack, Barangka Drive
Marikina City: Fortune, Nangka, Tumana
Pasig City: Bagong Ilog, Caniogan, Kalawaan, Kapitolyo, Oranbo, Palatiw, Pinagbuhatan, Pineda, Sagad, San Antonio, San Joaquin, San Miguel
San Juan City: Corazon de Jesus, West Crame
Quezon City: Bagong Lipunan ng Crame, Horseshoe, Immaculate Conception, Kalusugan, Kamuning, Kaunlaran, Kristong Hari, Laging Handa, Mariana, Nayong Kanluran, Obrero, Paligsahan, Pasadena, Pasong Tamo, Phil-Am, Pinagkaisahan, Roxas, Sacred Heart, San Martin de Porres, Santa Cruz, South Triangle, Valencia, West Triangle
Taguig: Bagong Tanyag, Bambang, Central Bicutan, Central Signal Village, Hagonoy, Ibayo-Tipas, Katuparan, Lower Bicutan, New Lower Bicutan, North Signal Village, Santa Ana, South Signal Village, Tuktukan, Upper Bicutan, Ususan, Wawa, Western Bicutan
Antipolo, Rizal: Dalig, Mayamot, San Jose, San Luis, San Roque
Rodriguez, Rizal: San Jose
San Mateo, Rizal: Ampid I, Ampid II, Banaba, Dulong Bayan 1, Dulong Bayan 2, Guinayang, Guitnang Bayan 1, Guitnang Bayan 2, Malanday, Maly, Santa Ana
Taytay, Rizal: Muzon, Santa Ana, San Juan
Jalajala, Rizal: Punta, Sipsipin
Angono, Rizal: Kalayaan, Poblacion Ibaba, San Isidro, San Roque, San Vicente
Binangonan, Rizal: Batingan, Bilibiran, Calumpang, Ithan, Darangan, Kalinawan, Layunan, Libid, Libis, Limbon-limbon, Lunsad, Macamot, Mahabang Parang, Mambog, Pag-asa, Palangoy, Pantok, Pila-Pila, Pipindan, San Carlos, Tagpos, Tatala, Tayuman