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7 November 2019

The science protecting Donegal’s water supplies from nasty bugs and parasites

Look into the role of a compliance analyst in Irish Water and how Irish Water works with HSE

  • Role involves working with local authorities, HSE and EPA
  • Treatment essential for safe drinking water
  • Issues with water sample results - process explained

6 November 2019

Gortahork water main replacement works progressing to ensure improved water supply for local residents and businesses

Section of Ardsbeg Water Treatment Plant Road closed on11 November

  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Works will ensure a more reliable water supply
  • May involve some short-term water shut offs

1 November 2019

Works begin to replace ageing water mains in Falcarragh, to provide a more reliable water supply community

Work are part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Works to begin on Monday 4 November
  • Road closure period until Friday 20 December
  • Works to bring more reliable water supply

23 October 2019

US and Australian engineers join Irish Water team in Gweedore to progress sewerage scheme

Experts from suppliers in US and Australia welcomed to Gweedore

  • Use of US and Australian innovative technologies
  • New sewerage scheme to improve water quality
  • Scheme to also reduce reliance on septic tanks

14 October 2019

Pesticides detected in drinking water supplies across Ireland

Farmers and other users urged to use best practice when spraying

  • Improper use means pesticides can end up in drinking water
  • Regulations for pesticides are very stringent
  • Basic steps for reducing pesticide risks

10 October 2019

Rossnowlagh beach gets a tidy up in partnership with Clean Coasts

Initiative is part of An Taisce's Clean Coasts Programme

  • Volunteers from Rossnowlagh Ramblers and Rossnowlagh Regeneration Group
  • Typical beach rubbish taken away such as rope, plastic bottles & cigarette butts
  • Also included dumped rubbish such as an oven and fridge

7 October 2019

Celebration of the official opening of the N56 Coolboy to Kilmacrennan Road Scheme

Road Scheme on N56 has reached completion and is officially opened today

  • Road officially opened today
  • Water infrastructure replaced along N56
  • Watermain used to mimise costs

4 October 2019

Replacement of ageing water mains at Three Trees, Quigleys Point and Cabry areas of Inishowen

Replacement of water mains in Inishowen

  • New plastic pipes
  • Works for total of 17 weeks
  • 48 hour notice for shut offs

2 October 2019

Progressing plans for new sewerage scheme in Burtonport which will bring social and economic benefits to the local community

Progress plans to build new sewerage scheme in Burtonport

  • Works to begin in 2020
  • Ending discharge of 160 wheelie bins daily
  • New infrastructure for population growth

25 September 2019

Gortahork water main replacement works progressing to improve water supply for local residents and businesses

Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Road closures will be in place
  • Alternative routes will be available
  • Reducing high level of leakage across the country

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