Taps to run dry in Sibu today

SIBU: Most parts of the town will be without water supply from 10pm today due to repair works carried out by Sibu Water Board (SWB).

SWB said in a statement that works included replacing a 700mm diameter electromagnetic flow meter at Bukit Lima treatment plant and repair of a 500mm diameter main pipe that was leaking.

It said works might go on until the next day if the weather did not permit them to complete in a day.

The affected areas are Jalan Alan, Jalan Lanang and lane, Lau Boon Loong Wharf, Lorong Lanang 61 and lane, Lorong Lanang 59, Jalan Ubah, Jalan Semayur, Jalan Ek Dee and lane, Jalan Merbau, Jalan Pelaie, Jalan Meranti, Jalan Petir, Jalan Aman and lane, Jalan Dungun, Jalan Adam, Jalan Nyatuh, Jalan Kwong Tung, Jalan Tekam and lane, Jalan Bunga Mawar and lane, Jalan Selangan, Jalan Chong Sang, Jalan Kapor and lane, Jalan Jongkong, Jalan Amoy, Kingwood Hotel, Tanahmas Hotel, Paramount Hotel, Kawan Hotel, Li Hua Hotel, Golden Happiness Restaurant, Jalan Chengal and lane, Jalan Teo Chong Loh, Sacred Heart (C) Primary School, SK Uk Daik, Jalan Uk Daik, Jalan Rhu, Jalan Bukit Assek and lane, Jalan Long Bridge, Catholic High School, Jalan Maju, Jalan Hii Kah Tung, Jalan Mission, Jalan Tan Sri, Jalan Tong Sang and lane, Jalan Luku and lane, Jalan Mahsuri and lane.

Others affected areas are Jalan Chew Siik Hiong and its lane, Jalan Dr Wong Soon Kai and lane, Jalan Khoo Peng Loong, Jalan Chamber, Jalan Channel, Jalan Lembangan, Jalan Rakyat, Jalan Market, Jalan Chew Geok Lin, Jalan High Street, Jalan Workshop, Jalan Pulau, Jalan Blacksmith, Jalan Temple, Jalan Wharf, Jalan Bank, Jalan Lintang, Rejang Port Authority, Masland Methodist Church, Sekolah Rendah Methodist, Wisma Public Bank, SK Chung Hua, Jalan Morshidi Sidek, Jalan Lau King Howe and lane, Jalan Bujang Sutong, Wisma Sanyan, Jalan Wong Nai Siong, Old Sibu Municipal Council, Balai Bomba Sibu, Jalan Central, Jalan Hardin, Jalan Foochow, Jalan Tiong Hua and lane, Jalan Hoe Ping, Jalan Langsat and lane, Jalan Bertuah, Jalan Merlin and lane, Jalan Hua Kiew and lane, Jalan Nanyan Garden and lane, Jalan Geronggang and lane, Jalan Lajong, Jalan Layang-Layang, Jalan Pigeon, Jalan Lun (Brooke Drive L/4), Jalan Brooke Drive and lane, Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg and lane, Telekom Malaysia, Perpustakaan Awam Sibu, Orchid Hotel, Jalan Bako, Jalan Bindang, Jalan Tunku Osman and lane, Jalan Kpg. Nyabor and lane, Jalan Kpg Datu and lane.

More areas are Jalan Lau King Howe, Jalan Kpg Hilir and lane, Land and Survey Department, Jalan Awang Ramli Amit and lane, SMC Food Stall (Harmoni), Jabatan Penjara Sibu, Sekolah Rendah Bantuan Agam, SK Abang Ali, St Mary Church, Jalan Fong Ming, Jalan Keranji, Jalan Sepetir and lane, Jalan Jelutong, Jalan Hose, Jalan Intan and lane, Jalan Sebuyau, Jalan Buloh, Jalan Sg Kerbau, Jalan Bangau, Jalan Nanas, Jalan Isau, Jalan Alu-Alu, Jalan Mandan, Jalan Perpaduan, Jalan Bunga Melor, Jalan Circular, Jalan Palm, Jalan Rambai and lane, Jalan Ling Wen Shun, Jalan Terap and lane, Kin Orient Plaza, Jalan Bindang, Jalan Kai Peng, Jalan Sie Poi Kheng and lane, Jalan Embang, Jalan Kawi, Jalan Bunga Raya, Jalan Lily, from Delta until Kampung Nangka (including SWB Deshon Booster), from Sungai Merah until Bawang Assan (including Jalan Apollo, Jalan Kulas, Jalan Lilin and surrounding area, SWB Teku Booster and SWB Sibu West Booster.

“During repair works, a portion of Lanang main road from the junction of Jalan Long Bridge to junction of Jalan Tan Sri (near Tai Shan Lai Cafe) will be closed to traffic,” it added.

It said they will strive to complete the works as soon as possible.

For more details, the public can call 084-216 311.

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