This Saturday at 12:00 noon the dam gate closing maneuvers and equipment shutdown began, and it is expected that at 6:00 p.m. the staff of the National Water Commission (Conagua) can begin to enter the tunnel. .
“During the operation, the cross delivery of the mission can only be done with a cost of 4 m3/s, which represents less than half of what is usually sent,” Sheinbaum said on Twitter.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION. The @conagua_mx informs us that yesterday around 10 p.m. there was a failure in the fastening mechanisms of one of the gates that controls the flow of the Cutzamala to the Valley of Mexico at the delivery point known as 2 rivers.
— Claudia Sheinbaum (@Claudiashein)
February 5, 2022
At the same time, the capital government indicated that the supply of pipes for the inhabitants of Mexico City will be coordinated from the C5; In addition, communication will be maintained with the mayors to attend to the contingency.
The Mexico City Water System (Sacmex) reported that it will have a totally free special pipe service for the affected neighborhoods of eight municipalities: Tlalpan, Magdalena Contreras, Álvaro Obregón, Cuajimalpa, Cuauhtémoc, Benito Juárez, Iztacalco and Iztapalapa.