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The Ministry of Works and Transport wishes to advise that the access road used for exiting the Caroni Savannah Road unto the Uriah Butler Highway (South Bound Lane) has been temporarily closed to all motorists.
Motorists travelling along the Southern Main Road in Caroni who wish to access the Uriah Butler Highway South Bound via the Caroni Savannah Road should proceed North along the Southern Main Road to access the Churchill Roosevelt Highway and exit at the Churchill Roosevelt Highway/ Uriah Butler interchange to proceed South.
The MET office has discontinued its rough seas bulletin.
In a statement it said buoy data as well as reports indicate that sea conditions over the past 6 hours have been gradually improving along affected coastlines. And that currently sea conditions are moderate with wave heights reaching up to 2.5 meters in open waters and near 1 meter in sheltered areas.
Today, in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Bret, I want to thank all those who worked tirelessly to prepare us for the storm’s passage and those who continue to render assistance to those who still require help.
The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) advises customers that heavy and persistent rainfall during the passage of Tropical Storm Bret overnight into today – Tuesday 20th June 2017, has led to the shutdown of several Water Treatment Plants throughout Trinidad.
The Honourable Anthony Garcia, Minister of Education has confirmed that most schools will re-open tomorrow, Wednesday, 21st June, 2017.
The Police Complaints Authority (PCA) is aware of several incidents involving fatal and non-fatal police related shootings involving mentally ill individuals Paul Marchan, Daniel Paul and Edison Thompson within the last four (4) months.