Trinidad and Tobago flood 2018

Flooding relief 2018

 

Several communities in East, Central and South Trinidad as well as Tobago experienced severe flooding after heavy rainfall on Friday after several rivers burst their banks.

Flooding has been reported in the following areas:

– Sierra Leone Road and Jean Avenue Diego Martin in the vicinity of KFC

– Sinai Street, Diego Martin

– Ann Avenue, Diego Martin

– Northpost Road, Diego Martin and surrounding areas

– Kiskadee Walk, River Estate, Diego Martin

– Garnet Road, between Emerald Drive and Gopaul Avenue, Diego Martin

– Parts of the Diego Martin Main Road

– Saddle Road, Maraval (in the vicinity of Adam’s Bagels)

– Andalusia, Maraval

Landslide events have been reported within the following areas:

– La Sieva, Moka Boisse No II, Maraval

– Phillip Trace, Le Platte Village, Maraval

– Celestine Trace, Moka Boisse No II, Maraval

– Upper Quarry Street, Covigne Richplain

– Seaview Gardens, Carenage

– Big Yard, Carenage

– Second Trace, Bagatelle

– Faustin Trace, Moka Boisse No II, Maraval

– Northpost Road, Diego Martin

– Moraldo Street, Moka Boisse No II, Maraval


The Met Office warned earlier in the week that the islands would receive heavy rains with the possibility of flooding. due to an active Inter Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ). The adverse weather alert was set at orange and raised to red. More rain is expected in the coming days.

Trinidad and Tobago flooded 2018

PinkCab supports the flooding relief initiative by collecting donations for the purchase and handout of the following items:

Bottled water

Baby supplies – food, diapers, wipes

Adult diapers

Canned and other food items

Toiletries – toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, deodorant, sanitary napkins

Towels

First Aid Kits

Mattresses

Blankets

Pillows

Clothes

Slippers

Cleaning supplies – bleach, disinfectant, detergent, mops, brooms

Cleaning services

Electrodomestics

Tarpaulins

All donations will be trasperant and accounted for in our next blog post. Help us help the community in TnT in this time of need.

If you would like to donate via cash payment please contact us through our Facebook page or at info@pink.cab

 

$ 10.00
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Donation Total: $10.00