KUALA LUMPUR: Residents and business proprietors in the Petaling and Klang districts as well as Shah Alam municipality have been asked to prepare for two days of water disruption starting March 30.The disruption – scheduled to take place from 9am to 9pm daily – would affect five areas in Petaling, 14 in Klang and 11 in Shah Alam, said Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Air Selangor).
It said the disruption was to facilitate work to remove and replace an old pipe in Persiaran Selangor Section 15 in Shah Alam.
“Supply is expected to resume fully at 9am on April 1, ” it said in a statement on its Facebook page yesterday.
The concessionaire also announced a planned disruption in 12 areas in the Gombak district and 46 areas in Kuala Lumpur starting April 6.
The disruption, scheduled to last 68 hours from 9am to 9pm daily, is to facilitate replacement of a valve for raw water from the Klang Gates dam.
“This will cause a temporary stoppage of the Bukit Nanas and Wangsa Maju water treatment plants.
“Water supply is expected to resume fully at 5am on April 9, ” said Air Selangor.
Separately, it added that it was planning to conduct maintenance of its main assets at a few of its treatment plants.
Among the plants involved are Air Cheras Batu 11 on June 15, Sungai Langat on July 6 and Sungai Selangor Phase 1 on Oct 5.
“However, these scheduled works are subject to approval from the National Water Services Commission (SPAN).
“Air Selangor will provide the lists of areas to be involved and the supply resumption times after we obtain approval from SPAN, ” it said.
The concessionaire reminded the public to store up water during these periods.
For details, visit www.airselangor.com or use the Air Selangor app.