San Ignacio Residents Complained of Polluted Water

vlcsnap-2014-01-29-23h37m33s138vlcsnap-2014-01-29-23h29m03s166Residents in the Burns Avenue area of San Ignacio are complaining of contaminated water in their taps for the past week.

Construction is currently taking place on a street in the neighborhood, which is believed to have led to pollution of the water system.

Mr. Kent Pandy, a local, says that they have been dealing with this situation since Friday.

vlcsnap-2014-01-29-23h27m29s0Mr. Kent Pandy- Resident of Burns Avenue, San Ignacio Town

vlcsnap-2014-01-29-23h25m15s157“I mi want know what BWS gone do because from the 24th the water the com out brown and black, and that da weh we have to the bathe with every time.  I want know cause them people still the work right now .  I nuh know if da the whole Cayo area, but we on Burns Avenue have that problem where you have to the throw away water and then  I guarantee, the meter the run and then I will get charge for it.  We want know if they wah refund we back”.

Fortunately for the residents, the situation has been taken care of as of last night.

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