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5 December 2019

Construction to begin on Riverstick and Belgooly Water Supply Scheme

Upgrades to Riverstick Reservoir and Belgooly Water Supply Scheme

  • Reservoir to maintain water pressure
  • Works will take approx 6 months
  • Ensure a reliable water supply

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

3 December 2019

Boil Water Notice still in place for Whitegate Public Water Supply

Boil Water Notice issued to bring water back into production

  • BWN needed to bring back water into production
  • Working to resolve situation as soon as possible
  • Updates on our Water Supply Updates section

29 November 2019

Do Not Consume notice lifted for Belvelly and Ticknock area with immediate effect

Lifting follows the completion of works to decommission the old cast iron pipes

  • New water supply pipes provided for the area
  • Supply no longer supplied from Tibbotstown
  • Supply now part of Glashaboy Water Supply Scheme

29 November 2019

Works begin for new wastewater treatment plants in Coachford, Innishannon, Dripsey and Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera

Project to deliver new wastewater treatment plants in four areas of Cork

  • Improve water quality
  • Infrastrucuture sized for population growth
  • Information evening Monday 9 December

28 November 2019

Works to restore water supply in Ballycotton

Boil Water Notice remains in place on Whitegate Public Water Supply

  • Areas affected - Ballycotton, Maytown, Ballyandreen,
  • Ballydavid, Churchtown South
  • Temporary water station near bus stop in Ballycotton

19 November 2019

Update on burst main affecting the northside of Cork City

Approximately 20,000 customers impacted by the burst main

  • Cathedral Road remains closed
  • Water supply re-routed to the affected area
  • Normal water supply should now have returned

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

11 November 2019

New connection works in Shanagarry, Co. Cork, may cause disruption to supply in surrounding areas on Tuesday 12 November 2019 from 10am to 2pm.

New connection works in Shanagarry on 12 November as part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Disruptions to water supply from 10am to 2pm
  • 2-3 hours restoration time
  • Effort to minimise disruption of works

8 November 2019

Cork City to reap big benefits from upgrade of Lee Road Water Treatment Plant

Landmark project to upgrade Cork’s Lee Road Water Treatment plant

  • Supply water to over 70% of Cork City population
  • Essential in safeguarding public health
  • Upgrade to provide state-of-the-art water treatment facilities

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