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25 September 2020

Ageing water mains in Clonrobin and Kilbrin areas to be replaced

Replacing almost 3.3 kilometers of problematic water mains

  • Works from 28 September to Mid December
  • 48 hours notice prior to any planned water shut offs
  • Part of the Leakage Reduction Programme

18 September 2020

Water mains replacement in Cork's MacCurtain St. area starting shortly

Working in partnership with Cork City Council

  • Works in Bridge Street, Woods Place and Little William Street
  • Three phases for September-November
  • Some shut-offs expected but prior notice will be given

11 September 2020

Replacement of lead service connections in Turners Cross

Project is part of the national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Work will commence in Turners Cross on September 14
  • 80 lead service connections will be removed on the public side
  • Project is expected to be completed in approximately 7 weeks

10 September 2020

Ageing water mains replacement in Rathpeacon

Replacement of 1km of problematic water mains to tackle the high levels of water leakage 

  • Improve the reliability of water supply in the area
  • Work will commence on Monday, 14 September 2020
  • Works are part of the national Leakage Reduction Programme

10 September 2020

Works to replace ageing water mains to start next week in Ballinhassig, Cork

Works will replace 2.7kms of ageing water mains

  • Will reduce leakage and improve water supply
  • Works commence Monday 21 Sept
  • Prior notice will be given for any water shut-offs

31 August 2020

Major infrastructural improvements being delivered to water supply in Schull

Skibbereen RWSS will replace local supplies nearing the end of their lifespan

  • Construction of over 10km of trunk main
  • New treated water storage reservoir in Schull
  • Decommissioning of old water treatment plant in Skeagh

27 August 2020

Replacement of ageing water mains on the Kilmoney Road Upper, Carrigaline

Works part of Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Replacing 650m of problematic water mains
  • Works will commence on Monday, 31 August
  • Laying of new water service connection

26 August 2020

Works continue on Bandon Water Main and Sewer Network Upgrade project

Works in Bandon involve five steps

  • Works will improve water and sewer network,
  • reduce leakage,allow provision for future growth,
  • assist in flood mitigation

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

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