Maroochydore water mains being assessed
  • Monday 16 July 2012

While out and about in Maroochy Waters on Sunday morning, Division 8 Councillor Jason O’Pray met a number of concerned residents.

Councillor O’Pray said the residents took the opportunity to raise their concerns about the condition of water mains in and around Maroochy Waters.

"I understand the inconvenience disrupted water supply can cause and I am taking these concerns seriously," Cr O’Pray said.

"I have been in touch with Unitywater today to get a better understanding of the situation.

"Unitywater is aware of the water main failures in Glenlea Drive and Schirrmann Drive and is assessing the best way to restore reliable water service, including replacement of the main.

"I am assured that Unitywater will advise residents in the affected properties about proposed rectification works in the next few days.

"Unitywater appreciates the community’s understanding and patience while work to restore reliable water service is undertaken."

If residents have any concerns they should contact Unitywater’s Customer Service Centre on 1300 0 UNITY (1300 086 489) for the cost of a local call from a landline anywhere in Australia. Standard mobile phone call charges apply.