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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

Improving water supply in the Rosscarbery area

Replacing 400 metres of problematic water mains in the Froe area

  • Works get underway on April 23
  • Old pipes replaced with modern plastic pipes
  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

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

18 April 2019

Public information evening about upcoming works in Howth

Works will safeguard supply for over 20,000 residents and businesses in the area

  • Information evening Tuesday, April 30 
  • Constructing a new 6km water main
  • Works scheduled to commence on May 13

17 April 2019

Boil Water Notice issued for Ballymahon Public Water Supply

Notice issued to protect the health of approximately 8,247 people

  • In place as a precautionary measure
  • Customers advised to boil water until further notice
  • List of actions that should be taken

17 April 2019

Creating a more reliable water supply in Ballindine

Replacing 1.9 kilometres of ageing water mains and service connections

  • Works due to be completed 23 April
  • Works will take place on the L1510 Scardaune Road
  • Works may involve short-term water shut offs

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

Water supply being restored in Rathpeacon/Whites Cross area of Cork

Burst water main has been repaired

  • Supply returning in Rathpeacon & Whites Cross
  • Crews were working since Monday morning
  • Full supply may take some time to return

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

16 April 2019

Restoring water supply in Rathpeacon/Whites Cross, Cork following pipe burst

Working to restore water supply following a burst pipe

  • 100 properties water supply interrupted
  • Expected to be completed later this evening
  • Temporary water station in place

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