Water rationing schedule will be implemented In the greater Metropolitan, more than 320,000 inhabitants of 15 different cantons of the Greater Metropolitan Area will have a fortnight with cuts and rations, according to the National Institute of Aqueducts and Sewers (AyA).
Thus, the social isolation recommended to curb the spread of COVID-19 will also have to be faced with saving water measures, which are scheduled especially for evenings and nights.
According to AyA, teleworking sessions and the concentration of the population in the Central Valley generates an atypical behavior in water consumption.
In addition, the entity announced that the very sporadic rains of these days are not allowing to fill the supply points.
The savings plan will include the cantons of San José, Heredia and Cartago and their hours vary according to the area.
The complete list includes: La Unión, San Pablo, Alajuelita, Desamparados, Curridabat, Escazu, Goicochea, Montes de Oca, Mora, Moravia, Purical, San Josè, anta Ana, Tibas and Coronado.