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14 August 2019

Works to safeguard water supply to take place on Slade Road in South Dublin

Works on a trunk water main will start next week

  • Road closure on Slade Road/Castle Road during works
  • Customers may experience lower water pressure than normal
  • Encouraging customers to conserve water during works

9 August 2019

Bathing Water Notices for beaches in Dublin City and Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown following stormwater overflows

Stormwater overflow from Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

  • Bathing prohibitions in place for Sandymount and Merrion
  • Bathing prohibitions for a number of Dún Laoghaire's beaches
  • Further sampling to take place next week

31 July 2019

Customers in South West Dublin City may experience water pressure issues following watermain burst in Ballymount

Water pressure issues following a watermain burst in Ballymount

  • Areas affected include South West Dublin City, Bluebell & Long Mile Road
  • Crews are currently onsite carrying out repairs
  • May take a number of hours for water pressure to be fully restored 

22 July 2019

Water supply in Drumcondra restored following repair of burst main

600mm diameter burst water main

  • Crews on site from 7:30am-8:30pm yesterday
  • Some properties may experience airlocks
  • List of areas affected

17 July 2019

Water conservation campaign launched to encourage the public to use only what they need

52% of the public acknowledge that they waste water

  • We all have to play a part in conserving water
  • Small measures can have a big impact
  • Safe, clean, treated water is not in unlimited supply

10 July 2019

‘Think Before You Flush’ and help safeguard Dún Laoghaire’s precious marine environment.

Think Before You Flush is operated by An Taisce's Clean Coasts Programme

  • Only the 3 Ps can be flushed - Pee, Poo and Paper
  • Bin wet wipes, cotton bud sticks, nappies and cotton wool pads
  • We can all prevent sewage related liltter

4 July 2019

Works to safeguard the water supply in Howth have commenced

Securing supply for over 20,000 residents and businesses in the area

  • Involves constructing a new 6km water main 
  • Scheduled to be completed in late 2020
  • Traffic management will be in place

3 July 2019

Works to improve security of water supply in South Dublin

Works may cause interruptions to supply this weekend

  • From 9am on Thursday until 5pm on Sunday
  • Trunk water main in Rathcoole Park
  • Urging customers to conserve water during works

3 July 2019

Potential odour during essential maintenance at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

Works involve cleaning the storm water holding tanks 

  • Will resolve current odour issues 
  • Tanks currently contain large amount of debris
  • Works scheduled to last one week

2 July 2019

Irish Water confirm no incidents at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

We can confirm no incidents have occurred at the plant in the last 48 hours

  • The Plant is operating normally 
  • Wastewater is treated to best possible standards
  • The plant treats approximately 40% of the country’s wastewater

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