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Irish Water extends public consultation of the first National Water Resources Plan (NWRP) until 1 March 2021

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27 June 2017

Crucial new watermain installed in Castledermot, Co. Kildare

€100,000 project has improved the water supply for customers

  • Replaced lead pipes
  • Reduced leakage
  • Improved water pressure

27 June 2017

Irish Water to appeal planning condition on Stillorgan reservoir site

Appeal seeks removal of the condition to provide publicly accessible open space within Stillorgan reservoir site

  • Critical part of water infrastructure
  • Deliver secure and sustainable supply
  • Facilitate growth in the Dublin region

27 June 2017

Significant investment by Irish Water to replace aging watermains in Lisavaird

Work necessary due to age and poor condition of the existing mains

  • A more reliable and secure supply
  • Better water pressure
  • Fewer supply disruptions

26 June 2017

Essential works in Howth, Sutton, Baldoyle, Kilbarrack Lower and Grange Road areas

Essential maintenance works to improve security of water supply

  • 10pm on Saturday 1 July, until 10pm on Sunday 2 July
  • Night work to minimise inconvenience
  • Mobile tankers available if needed

26 June 2017

Continued water conservation requested of customers on the Lough Owel water supply

Water levels in Lough Owel reaching critical point

  • Irish Water repairing leaks in the region
  • Homes & businesses asked to conserve water
  • Small changes can have a positive impact

23 June 2017

Irish Water plans night-time shutdown of water supply for essential works on Tuesday, June 27

Works necessary for essential maintenance and repairs

  • Old watermain in poor condition
  • Work will prevent future bursts
  • Supply restored by next day

23 June 2017

Investment of €10 million to upgrade Inistioge and Thomastown Water Supply Schemes confirmed

The upgrade will provide a safer, more reliable and secure water supply for over 4,000 customers

  • Secure water supply for over 4,000 customers
  • Investment of over €10 million
  • Removal of Inistioge from the EPA’s Remedial Action List 

23 June 2017

Work underway to repair burst watermain causing supply disruption in Inishowen

Some areas may experience water outages or reduced pressure

  • Irish Water prioritising repairs
  • Further updates to be announced

23 June 2017

Construction of €10.5 million upgrade to the Ballyboden Water Treatment Plant begins

Investment will provide safe and secure drinking water for over 42,000 people

  • Upgrade a priority project for Irish Water
  • Ensure a secure and sustainable supply
  • Provide a long-term and safe solution

22 June 2017

Irish Water staff in Castlebar visit local schools to talk about the water cycle

Visit kicks off a series of talks across the North West region

  • Presentations made in Castlebar
  • Local tidy towns members attended
  • Focus placed water conservation

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