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Public input sought on site selection for Regional Sludge Hub Centres

Irish Water is launching a public consultation on the Site Selection Methodology Report for Regional Sludge Hub Centres. The consultation is seeking the public and interested stakeholder views on the site selection methodology. The consultation opens on 24 September 2019 and closes on 22 October 2019.

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17 September 2019

Investment in Lough Mask lighting to reduce carbon emissions by 71 tonnes per year

High efficiency technology will save energy and reduce carbon emissions

  • Equivalent of taking 37 cars off our roads 
  • 71 tonne reduction in carbon emissions
  • Water Plant supplies 45,000 with water 

17 September 2019

Upgrade works ensure clean, safe and secure of water for homes and businesses around Ireland

National Disinfection Programme

  • Over €65 million being invested as part of programme
  • Minimising the risk of Boil Water Notices
  • Upgrades to over 190 sites nationwide to date

16 September 2019

Water restrictions required in Athlone between 10am and 4pm on Tuesday and from 10pm on Tuesday to 6am on Wednesday to safeguard water supply

Restrictions needed due to essential maintenance

  • Daytime & overnight restrictions on Tuesday
  • Please conserve water where possible
  • Report any leaks on the public network

12 September 2019

Potential odour during essential maintenance at Osberstown Wastewater Treatment Plant

Works to take place in the coming weeks

  • Works will start on Friday13 September
  • Possibility of intermittent odours during works
  • We apologise for any inconvenience

10 September 2019

Works to tackle leakage may cause temporary disruption to water supply in Killenaule, Dualla and surrounding areas

Works are part of the national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Works to take place from 1am until 5am on Thursday
  • Full supply should return from 5am
  • Reducing leakage across Ireland

10 September 2019

EPA recognises Irish Water’s progress on priority issues at a national level in annual report

Environmental Protection Agency Drinking Water Quality Report 2018

  • Over 98% compliance across the testing parameters
  • Supplies on the RAL list decreased from 77 to 63
  • Remedial works were completed on 22 drinking water supplies 

9 September 2019

Boil Water Notice remains in place as works continue on the Tallanstown Public Water Supply

The areas affected include:

  • Tallanstown, Louth Village, Knockbridge
  • Carnalogue, Mills of Louth, Knockdillon
  • and surrounding area

9 September 2019

Water mains improvement works on the Skehard Road, Cork, may cause disruption to supply in some areas on Wednesday night

Works will ensure a more secure and reliable water supply

  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Reducing high levels of leakage across the country
  • Customer care helpline 1850 278 278

9 September 2019

Essential works to take place from Wednesday at Dunshaughlin Water Tower to safeguard the water supply for customers

Works to take place from 8am on Wednesday to 7am on Thursday

  • May impact Dunshaughlin and surrounds
  • Works may cause slightly lower pressure
  • May take time for normal supply to resume

4 September 2019

Works continue to restore water supply in parts of Galway City following a pipe burst

Burst water main occurred on Rahoon Road

  • Localised outages as the repairs are ongoing
  • Repair expected to be complete by 10pm
  • May take a number of hours for the water supply to return in full

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