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17 February 2020

Works progressing to improve water quality in Lough Swilly and the River Finn

When completed, project will have numerous benefits

  • Reduce the risk of flooding from sewers
  • Improve water quality in Lough Swilly and River Finn
  • Help protect the environment

3 February 2020

Safe drinking water in Donegal as three water supplies are removed from the EPA’s Remedial Action List

Almost 30,000 customers in Donegal now have safe drinking water

  • Three supplies given the thumbs up by the EPA
  • Greencastle, Letterkenny and Milford-Letterkenny water supplies
  • Works continue on last remaining water supply

31 January 2020

Working to restore water supply in Letterkenny following unplanned outage at Goldrum Water Treatment Plant

Areas affected include customers supplied from MountainTop Reservoir

  • Crews have been on the ground since early morning
  • Water has recommenced since early this morning
  • Full supply may take time to return as network refills

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

16 December 2019

Commencement of Gweedore Sewerage Scheme celebrated with ‘Most Innovative Use of Technology’ award

Gweedore Sewerage Scheme wins award at the 2019 National Procurement Awards

  • Award recognises impressive and transformative procurement projects
  • New sewerage system being delivered for Gweedore
  • Sewerage scheme will improve water quality in Gweedore Bay

9 December 2019

Works continue in Falcarragh to provide a more reliable water supply

Planned water outage Tuesday, 10 December to facilitate new water main connection

  • Outage Tuesday 10 December from 10am-5pm
  • 2-3 hour restoration time
  • Visit our Water Supply Updates page for regular updates

4 December 2019

Over 3000 people in Creeslough Co Donegal now have safe drinking water

Good news following removal of Creeslough water supply from Remedial Action List

  • Creeslough Water Supply given thumbs up by EPA
  • Donegal schemes on RAL down from 11 to 4 since 2015
  • Works continuing on remaining water supplies

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

21 November 2019

Greencastle water upgrade complete ensuring better quality water supply for local businesses and residents

Completion of vital upgrade to the Greencastle public water supply

  • Almost €6 million investment for better quality water
  • Included laying of over 10km of new water main
  • Needed to safeguard water supply

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