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Drought indicators a worry for BWA


ALEX DOWNES, [email protected]

Drought indicators a worry for BWA

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Barbados could use some of that rain brought by Tropical Storm Kirk.

And with a drought pending, Barbados Water Authority general manager Keithroy Halliday said the water prohibition first announced on March 1, 2016 could be reinforced.

Halliday spoke to the NATION at the Department of Emergency Management headquarters during the passage of Tropical Storm Kirk and explaind the prohibition was technically still in effect on Thursday. 

The general manager said the measure to curb the non-essential use of water was not being as strictly enforced while never officially discontinued, with the signs of a drought, enforcement could return. (AD)

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