Due to heat and Corona: water supply in Lauenau collapses

In the lower Saxon village is Lauenau broken, the water supply to the warm days and during the Corona-pandemic together. The decrease amount in the private sect

Due to heat and Corona: water supply in Lauenau collapses

In the lower Saxon village is Lauenau broken, the water supply to the warm days and during the Corona-pandemic together. The decrease amount in the private sector had increased dramatically, even compared to other top-of-the-times, - said the mayor of the Samtgemeinde Rodenberg, George Hudalla (independent), one of the spots at Lauenau. "Otherwise, the people are traveling in the summer time and now you are home."

The drinking water reservoir could not be filled up over night. So he ran on Saturday at noon to Zero. "It can happen when people open up the faucet: It really comes down nothing," said the mayor. Previously, the NDR had reported. In the evening the situation, after the citizens had reduced consumption to a third of relaxed. "So we can now come over the next twelve hours," said the mayor.

At the fire house have been placed in the container with hot water such as for toilet flushing, which can pick up the citizens. To tank fire-fighting vehicles distributed their brand of water in the hamlets. Drinking water need to people to buy at the supermarket.

Just under 4000 people are affected. When the Problem could be solved, according to the mayor, is unclear.

Updated Date: 09 August 2020, 05:21

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