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4 February 2020

Avoca-Ballinclash water supply in Wicklow removed from the EPA's Remedial Action List

Removal of Avoca-Ballinclash water supply from the Remedial Action List

  • Schemes on RAL reduced from 22 to 7 in Wicklow
  • Over 1,300 customers now have safe drinking water
  • Works continue on 7 other supplies

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

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

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

23 October 2019

Works progressing on the Arklow Wastewater Treatment Plant

Significant improvements to water quality in Arklow

  • 15,000 people to be connected to new plant
  • Application submitted for a foreshore License
  • New plant will enable future economic growth

4 October 2019

Planning application for Kiltegan upgrade works submitted

Application submitted to Wicklow County Council

  • Temporary nitrate removal inplace already
  • Long term solution applied for
  • To include additional treatment process

23 September 2019

Potential odour while essential works are carried out at the Murrough Wastewater Pumping Station

Essential works will take place on Wednesday from 10:30am – 11am

  • Intermittent odours during works
  • Works to be complete as quickly as possible
  • Customer care 1850 278 278

17 September 2019

Upgrade works ensure clean, safe and secure of water for homes and businesses around Ireland

National Disinfection Programme

  • Over €65 million being invested as part of programme
  • Minimising the risk of Boil Water Notices
  • Upgrades to over 190 sites nationwide to date

1 September 2019

Burst water main in Rathdrum as community urged to conserve water

Customers urged to conserve water

  • Burst location has been identified
  • Crews are being mobilised to carry out a repair as soon as possible
  • Call 1850 278 278 for more

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