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18 April 2019

Emergency repair works to major leak on Headford Road, Galway now complete

We would like to thank those affected for their patience and cooperation

  • Leak was difficult to locate
  • Three metres under dual carriageway
  • Traffic management was in place

18 April 2019

Pesticide exceedances on the rise in some counties

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

17 April 2019

Efforts to repair major leak on Headford Road, Galway are ongoing

Major repair will be undertaken overnight, tonight

  • Leak is over three metres under dual carriageway

  • Traffic management will be in place tonight

  • Water to be delivered to businesses 

16 April 2019

Leitir Móir water mains replacement works

Works will ensure a more reliable water supply for locals

  • Replacing over 1.2kms of old water mains
  • Works will reduce bursts and outages
  • Traffic management will be in place

15 April 2019

Working to repair major water leak in Galway City

Repairing a major leak on the Headford Road

  • Some water disruptions in surrounding areas
  • Water has been diverted to maintain supply to the area
  • Traffic management is in place

11 April 2019

Works in Clifden will improve water quality for businesses, residents and tourism

Replacement of problematic water main on Bridge Street has been completed

  • Further works to take place on Galway Road
  • Section of works at hospital to be completed in May
  • Works are part of Leakage Reduction Programme

2 April 2019

Upgrade works on treatment plant in Gort may affect residents

Possible loss of water pressure and water outages

  • Wednesday April 3, between 10am and 4pm
  • Provide a more advanced treatment process
  • Works to be completed by October 2019

20 March 2019

Public Information Evening on new Wastewater Treatment Plant in Roundstone on Monday 25 March

Roundstone Community Centre from 5:30pm – 7:30pm 

  • Local community encouraged to attend  
  • Construction works to commence in 2020
  • Plant will serve a population equivalent of 1,000

9 March 2019

Water supply being restored in Galway City West following fix of burst pipe

Water supply in Moycullen and Knocknacarra restoredc

  • Supply will be restored in the next few hours
  • Supply for Moycullen may take some time to refill
  • Crews were on the ground since 11am

9 March 2019

Works on-going to restore water supply in Galway City West following pipe burst

Water supply issue in the Moycullen and Knocknacarra areas of Galway City

  • Pump issue at the Clifton Hill Water Pumping Station
  • Crews are on site and work is continuing
  • Repair is expected to be completed tonight

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