Secretary of Public Affairs asks fiscal board to help Puerto Rico
In other updates, the Electric Power Authority (Prepa) announced that power generation was at 48.7% after partial connections were made Monday in Barceloneta, Bayamón, Coamo, Florida, Hatillo, Isabela, Manatí, Ponce, Salinas and San Juan. Likewise, it was reported that there are already 57 municipalities with partial electric power.
In addition, Prepa reported that, as part of the effort to stabilize the transmission lines to bring power to the eastern area of the island, a 20% connection of the 230-kilovolt line 51100 running from Aguas Buenas to Sabana Llana was completed.
However, there were service interruptions due to problems with the generators in Lares, Utuado, Las Piedras, Yabucoa, Guayanilla and in the Caimital pump station in Aguadilla.
Meanwhile, it was reported that 2,070 evacuees and 116 pets remain in 52 shelters.
Con relación a las telecomunicaciones, se reportó un 74 por ciento de clientes con servicio celular y 1,622 antenas en funcionamiento.
Regarding telecommunications, 74% of customers had cell service and 1,622 antennas were operational.
Mientras, en colaboración con el Gobierno, la empresa Liberty continúa ofreciendo Wi-Fi a distintos municipios para llevar Internet, completar solicitudes de la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA), así como acceder a servicios de salud y entretenimiento, entre otros.
In collaboration with the government, Liberty continues offering Wi-Fi in several municipalities for the completion of FEMA applications, as well as to provide access to health and entertainment services, among others.
The service will be offeres in Orocovis Wednesday and in Jayuya on Thursday.