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1 October 2020

Emergency repairs to Athlone Water Treatment Plant completed and supplies are returning to customers

Plant operating as normal again however, reservoir storage levels have depleted affecting:

  • Mount Temple, Annagh, Ballykeeran, Assumption Road, Tormey Villas,
  • Old Coosan Road, Coolevin, The Two Mile,Whitebeam Avenue, Coosan Point Road,
  • Hillquarter, Meehanquarter, Beechpark, Bloomfield Drive, Churchhills, Churchfields

1 October 2020

New service connections in Derrygreenagh, Co.Westmeath to safeguard water supply and reduce leakage

Works are part of the Leakage Reduction rogramme

  • Replacing old/problematic pipework
  • New service connections from public main to suctomer boundaries
  • Traffic management will be in place

25 September 2020

Water main improvement works to progress in parts of Mullingar

Works are part of the Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Works will replace old pipe and lay new service connections
  • A minimum of 48 hours’ notice prior to any planned water shut-off’s
  • Traffic management will be in place as required

15 September 2020

Works underway in Athlone to improve the water supply and reduce leakage

Working in partnership with Westmeath County Council

  • Water main replacement works on Bullet Road
  • New service connections being installed
  • Traffic management will be in place

9 September 2020

Boil Water Notice lifted for all customers supplied by the Castlepollard Low Level Public Water Supply

Boil Water Notice which was issued on Tuesday 1 September 

  • Water is now safe to drink
  • The mechanical issue at the plant has been resolved
  • The disinfection process is operating normally

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

7 August 2020

Works to repair a burst water main impacting customers on the east side of Athlone

Customers in affected areas may experience disruptions to supply

  • Areas affected: Athlone Town, The Ories, Garrycastle,
  • Dublin Road, Ardnaglug, Fardrum, Blyry, Killyon Hill,
  • Bonavalley, Ballymahon road and surrounding areas

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

7 July 2020

EPA Drinking Water Report highlights continuing high quality of public water supply

The EPA has recognised the continuing high quality of the public water supply

  • Over 99% of water samples were in compliance
  • 11 supplies removed from the Remedial Action List
  • 15,000 lead service connections replaced against target of 9,000

3 June 2020

Night-time restrictions are required tonight to safeguard the water supply for customers supplied in Castlepollard and surrounding areas

Overnight water restrictions from 10pm - 6am

  • Restriction necessary to allow reservoir levels to recover
  • Please conserve water where possible
  • Please report any leaks on the public network

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