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18 December 2020

Disruption to water supply in Glin likely over coming days

Customers may experience supply disruptions due to issues with the water main feeding the local reservoir.

  • Works will continue throughout the weekend
  • Water tankers will be available at Glin Village
  • Water from tankers should also be boiled before use

8 December 2020

Irish Water publishes its draft Framework Plan, the first Phase of its National Water Resources Plan, for consultation

To safeguard public health, facilitate growth and meet the challenges of climate change over the next 25 years

  • The NWRP will provide a country-wide analysis
  • Calculate the demand for now and into the future
  • A 10-week public consultation will seek feedback

17 November 2020

Irish Water and Limerick City & County Council replacing old water mains in the Kilcolman area

Works are being undertaken from the junction of the R518 and L1213, due south towards the Ahalin/Knockaderry road.

  • Works may result in some short-term water shut-offs
  • Traffic management measures will be in place
  • Works due be completed by early 2021

23 October 2020

Essential sewer upgrade works in Limerick city centre completed

Works to upgrade the sewer network on O'Connell Street are now complete

  • Sewer upgrade project works started in May 
  • Works were for the long-term benefit of businesses and residents in the city centre
  • Issues with odours and sewer flooding have now been addressed

17 September 2020

Limerick hurlers on the ball when it comes to tackling leakage

Limerick hurlling duo tackling water leakage

  • Customer Engagement Surveyors Darragh O'Donovan and Kyle Hayes
  • Encouraging take up of First Fix Free scheme
  • Check out our Leakage Reduction Programme for more

10 September 2020

Water main replacement works to commence on St Nessan's Road, Limerick City

Works are part of the national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Replacing 1.4km of problematic mains
  • Works commence September 14
  • Works expected to be complete in 12 weeks

21 August 2020

Works to restore supplies to areas affected by Storm Ellen

Areas worst affected include:

  • East and North Cork, South Tipperary,
  • West Waterford, South Limerick and East Clare
  • Reminder to follow HSE COVID-19 advice

20 August 2020

Pesticide exceedances continue to be detected in drinking supplies around Ireland

Detection of pesticides may be as a result of specific spraying activities

  • MCPA is a main pesticide being detected
  • Users reminded to use best practice when spraying
  • Basic steps for reducing pesticide risks

10 July 2020

Night time works to complete sewer network improvement project in Limerick city centre

Works are continuing to upgrade the sewer network in O'Connell Street

  • Remaining works involve the construction of access shafts
  • Works will be completed under programme of night works
  • Works will commence again on Monday 13 July

8 July 2020

Water Conservation Order lifted following heavy rainfall and recovery of sources

Lifting of Water Conservation Order better known as the hosepipe ban

  • Lifted following heavy rainfall & recovery of resources
  • Continuing to monitor affected water sources
  • View our video for tips on how to conserve

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