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€10 million investment in Water Infrastructure brings lasting benefits to the Communities of Williamstown, Ballinlough, Cloonfad and Granlahan

Irish Water, working in partnership with Mayo, Roscommon and Galway County Councils today celebrated the official opening of the €10 million investment which has seen the extension of the Lough Mask Water Supply Scheme in Co Mayo to Ballinlough, Cloonfad, Granlahan and Williamstown.

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11 December 2018

Muff NS students learn about the story of water to mark the official opening of new water treatment plant in Kingscourt

Local school children learned the significance of this new facility for their area

  • €4 million investment in the new water treatment plant
  • Removal from the EPA's Remedial Action List
  • Ensuring a more reliable quality of water for 3,200 customers

11 December 2018

Project progressing to upgrade the wastewater infrastructure in the Lower Liffey Valley Area

This €20 million project will provide for future population growth and economic development

  • Works are due to commence in late 2019
  • Construction of new sewer network and pumping station
  • €5.5bn investment on drinking water and wastewater quality

11 December 2018

Clean Coasts and Irish Water launch their Think Before You Pour Christmas campaign

Do not pour fats, oils and greases (FOGs) down the drain

  • More than 6,000 sewer blockages this year
  • Allow FOGs to cool and throw them in the bin
  • Get your free Gunkpot

10 December 2018

Do Not Consume notice remains in place for Belvelly until further notice

Carrying out emergency works to protect supply in Belvelly area

  • Imposed on the advice of the Health Service Executive
  • Alternative water supplies available
  • 24-hour customer care line 1850 278 278

10 December 2018

Water restriction from 10pm tonight until 6am tomorrow for parts of Athlone and surrounding areas

Restriction due to burst water main

  • Customers on the east side of Athlone Town affected
  • Water tankers are available until 4pm tomorrow
  • Works to be completed by 4pm tomorrow 


7 December 2018

Works to improve supply and reduce leakage underway in Knockburden, Ballincollig

Works to improve water quality, security of supply and reduce leakage

  • Works to commence shortly in the Knockburden area
  • Part of the Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Works expected to finish end of February 2019

7 December 2018

Overnight restrictions for Croom water supply

We're working with Limerick  County Council to restore normal  supply as soon as possible

  • Croom, Banogue and surrounding areas affected
  • Water tankers deployed to refill reservoir
  • Customers ni higher areas may have intermittent outage or low pressure

7 December 2018

Works begin on €21.5 million project to upgrade the Tullamore and Birr Water Supply Schemes

Works will ensure a reliable supply of high quality drinking water

  • Project is expected to be completed in 2020
  • New water treatment plants in Tullamore, Birr and Clonaslee
  • Sod-turning event to mark the start of works 

7 December 2018

Supporting Kilkee Chamber of Commerce and Kilkee Tidy Towns to help Make Kilkee Plastic Free

Encouraging local people to use stainless steel bottles 

  • Plastic bottles can damage marine life
  • Protecting our rivers, lakes and coastal waters
  • Think Before You Flush

6 December 2018

Kiltealy Boil Water Notice lifted following works by Irish Water

Customers in the area can now resume normal use

  • Decision follows consultation with the HSE
  • Satisfactory monitoring results confirm water safe to drink
  • We will continue to monitor and test the quality of the supply

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