St Catherine residents stage protest for piped water

December 09, 2015

The Linstead bypass in St. Catherine is now impassable as a protest is currently underway.

THE STAR understands that protesting resident have used stones, old car parts, tree trunk and other debris to block off entry and exit of the newly installed toll road.

Entry and exit leading into Linstead, Ewarton, Byndloss, Time and Patience, Cheese Field, Russell and surrounding areas are also affected.

The consensus from residents is that for a number of years they have been without piped water in some of these areas.

The residents also claim that they have problems with the deplorable road conditions. 

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