Sewage discharge causes Directorate to close St Julian’s bay once again

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Sewage discharge on the rocks and the sea in St Julian’s near the Wilga Street sewage ejector saw the area closed down for public bathing again.

In a press release, the Environment Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health said that the closure of the area as a precaution and until further notice.

Information signs indicating the closure have been affixed around the area.

For further information on bathing water quality, the general public is requested to contact the Health Inspectorate Services between 8am and 2.30pm on (00356) 21 337 333 or call personally at their offices in the Continental Business Centre, Old Railway Track, Santa Venera or by email mhi@gov.mt.

Outside office hours the public is requested to call the automated system on (00356) 21 827 146 or mobile (00356) 79 509 918 for Malta or (00356) 79 509 919 for Gozo.