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12 February 2020

Last Westmeath water supply removed from the EPA’s Remedial Action List

Mullingar Regional Water Supply is last supply removed from RAL for Westmeath

  • 50,000 customers receive good news
  • No Westmeath water supplies at risk
  • Works continue on supplies that remain on RAL

20 December 2019

Boil Water Notice lifted for all customers on the Whitegate Regional Water Supply with immediate effect

Water being supplied to the area is safe to drink

  • Detailed examination of each stage of the treatment process
  • Improved monitoring and controls
  • We are continuing to carry out improvement works at the plant

17 December 2019

Boil Water Notice lifted for customers on the Castlepollard High Level Public Water Supply

BWN lifted for Castlepollard High Level Public Water Supply with immediate effect

  • Notice was put in place following mechanical issue
  • Disinfection process now operating normally
  • Priority is to safeguard water supply

17 December 2019

Crews working to repair a burst watermain in Athlone

Works on watermain that carries water from Athlone water treatment plant to Annagh Reservoir

  • Repair estimated to be completed in early afternoon
  • May take a couple of hours for normal supply to resume
  • Traffic management will be in place for duration of works

16 December 2019

Public urged not to let their festive cooking become a pain in the drain this Christmas

Survey reveals that 58% of the public pour fats, oils and greases down the kitchen sink

  • Almost 8,000 reported sewer blockages cleared this year
  • Survey revealed sink often treated as a bin
  • Play your part by thinking before pouring this Christmas

13 December 2019

Restrictions required in Athlone tonight to allow Annagh reservoir to recover

Restriction on water supply in Athlone from midnight tonight Friday 13 December 2019

  • Restriction in place tonight from midnight to 7am
  • Restriction on supply to protect water levels in Annagh reservoir
  • Water supply will take a number of hours to fully restore

10 December 2019

Water restrictions in Athlone due to mechanical failure at water treatment plant

Restriction needed to ensure adequate supply for all customers

  • Mechanical breakdown occurred late this evening
  • Restriction from 10pm, 10 December to 6am, 11 December
  • Supply expected to return fully by 8am

3 December 2019

The Story of Water, a new documentary exploring the development and current state of Ireland’s public water network

The Story of Water, Sunday 8 December at 7pm on Virgin Media Two

  • Understand the role that water plays in your daily life
  • Learn more about your water and where it comes from
  • Hear individual personal stories from all over Ireland

19 November 2019

Think Before You Flush on World Toilet Day

Irish Water, Clean Coasts and the NCAD unveil an installation of 4 toilets with a difference

  • Part of a 'Design for Debate' project
  • Installation of four toilets displayed in Heuston and Connolly stations
  • World Toilet Day is celebrated annually on 19 November

5 November 2019

Water restrictions are required tonight in Athlone to allow water levels in the Annagh reservoir to recover

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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