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18 October 2020

Improvement works to commence in Ballymallis, Co. Kerry

Works commencing Monday 19 October for seven weeks

  • Traffic management during works and local traffic to be maintained
  • Some water shut-offs will be neccessary
  • Part of the Leakage Reduction Programme

2 October 2020

Works begin to improve water supply in Listowel

Replacment of 850 metres of problematic water mains on Main Street and Bridge Street 

  • Old, problematic asbestos pipes are being decommissioned and replaced
  • Works will commence on 5 October and will be completed in December
  • This work is part of Irish Water’s National Leakage Reduction Programme 

7 September 2020

Potential disruption to supply in Oakfield Square, Tralee, Wednesday 9 September

Works are part of the Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Disruption Wednesday 9 September from 9.30 to 13.00
  • Customers may experience reduced water pressure/outages
  • Following works it can take 2-3 hours for full supply to return

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

19 August 2020

Repairs of burst water main serving Farranfore and surrounding have been completed

Crews worked late into the night on the repair

  • The road was reinstated this morning
  • Water should have returend to those impacted
  • We apologies for any inconvenience caused

31 July 2020

Boil Water Notice lifted for Cahersiveen Public Water Supply

Boil Water Notice lifted for customers with immediate effect

  • Notice was in place as a precautionary measure
  • BWN now lifted for 1,370 people
  • Notice was in place due to detection of cryptosporidium 

9 July 2020

Boil Water Notice being issued for Cahersiveen Public Water Supply

Boil Water Notice put in place due to detection of cryptosporidium

  • BWN in place to protect public health
  • Notice for customers on Cahersiveen Public Water Supply
  • Approximately 1,370 people impacted

8 July 2020

Water Conservation Order lifted following heavy rainfall and recovery of sources

Lifting of Water Conservation Order better known as the hosepipe ban

  • Lifted following heavy rainfall & recovery of resources
  • Continuing to monitor affected water sources
  • View our video for tips on how to conserve

7 July 2020

EPA Drinking Water Report highlights continuing high quality of public water supply

The EPA has recognised the continuing high quality of the public water supply

  • Over 99% of water samples were in compliance
  • 11 supplies removed from the Remedial Action List
  • 15,000 lead service connections replaced against target of 9,000

1 June 2020

Water Conservation Order ‘increasingly likely’ as demand for water soars and drought conditions prevail

Handwashing and hygiene remain critically important

  • Please choose handwashing over power washing
  • Domestic water usage increased by an average of 20%
  • Increase in commercial demand as businesses reopen

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