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We are writing to homes and businesses about your water quality and the work we are doing to improve it

In the coming weeks Irish Water will write to 140,000 homes and businesses on the public water network whose supplies are on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Remedial Action List (RAL).

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17 October 2018

Passage West and Monkstown remain open for business as works to clean up Cork Lower Harbour continue

Working to end the discharging of untreated sewage into Cork Harbour

  • Thank you to residents for your ongoing cooperation 
  • We are committed to consulting with the local community 
  • 10,000 homes and businesses are connected to new scheme

17 October 2018

Water restriction from 10pm tonight until 6am tomorrow for parts of Athlone and surrounds

Water restriction due to mechanical fault at Athlone Water Treatment Plant

  • Athlone Town, Baylin, Mount Temple, The Ories,
  • Garrycastle, Dublin Road, Ardnaglug, Fardrum,
  • Moydrum, Blyry, Killyon Hill, Bonavalley

16 October 2018

Works to replace 5.2km of ageing water mains to begin in Kells, County Meath

Works are due to commence on Monday, October 22

  • Project to be completed in January 2019
  • Traffic management system will be in place
  • Customer care line at 1850 278 278

16 October 2018

Do Not Consume Notice lifted for the Borris Public Water Supply in Co Carlow

Boil Water Notice in place as a precautionary measure

  • Boil water before consuming
  • Notice applies to 629 customers
  • Customer care line 1850 278 278

16 October 2018

5,000 customers in Gortahork and Falcarragh enjoying improved water supply

Upgrade of Ardsbeg Water Treatment Plant completed

  • A safer, more secure supply
  • ​Improved drinking water for all
  • In partnership with Donegal County Council

15 October 2018

Do not consume notice for Borris Public Water Supply in Carlow

Notice due to reservoir draining and material entering the network

  • HSE have also been consulted 
  • Water tankers at primary school and reservoir
  • Customer Care Helpline 1850 278 278

15 October 2018

Water restored to South Inishowen homes following repairs to burst water pipe over the weekend

Major burst in Buncrana area at midnight on Friday

  • Crews worked hard to fix pipe as quickly as possible
  • Repairs completed at approx. 4.30pm on Saturday
  • We apologise to customers for any inconvenience

13 October 2018

Water restored to Buncrana area

Repair to burst trunk main is now complete

  • Areas affected include all of South Inishowen
  • Crews on the ground since early this morning
  • May take longer for water to reach higher areas

13 October 2018

Irish Water working to restore water supply in Buncrana following pipe burst

Areas affected include all of South Inishowen

  • Crews on the ground since early this morning
  • Repairs are progressing well
  • Repairs expected to be completed by this evening

12 October 2018

Works taking place to develop a new water source for Rathkeale Public Water Supply

Do Not Drink notice remains in place in Rathkeale

  • Extensive testing of water taking place
  • Alternative water supplies available in the square
  • Customers are advised to boil the water before consume

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