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Work underway to address historic under-investment at sites referenced in EPA Bathing Water Report

This report on water quality monitored during the 2014 Bathing Water Season, reflects the issues which can contaminate beach areas. Find the details here.

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22 August 2019

Irish Water and Roscommon County Council share the benefits of investment with Shannonside listeners

Improving water quality across Roscommon

  • Six new water treatment plants constructed in  Roscommon
  • €40m invested by Irish Water in Roscommon
  • Projects are essential for economic and social growth

22 August 2019

Working to safeguard the water supply on Slade Road in South Dublin

Road closure is in place for the duration of the works

  • Road closure in place until Sunday 1 September
  • Supply to be maintained at lower pressure than normal
  • Urging customers to conserve water during works

22 August 2019

Burst water main affecting supply to Tower/Blarney area

Second burst pipe in the area in two days

  • The first burst occurred yesterday (Wednesday)
  • Second burst occurred early this morning
  • Crews are on site and carrying our repairs

21 August 2019

Boil Water Notice issued for Tallanstown Public Water Supply

The notice affects approximately 2,000 people

  • Precautionary measure following water quality tests
  • List of what water must be boiled for
  • What actions should be taken

20 August 2019

Alternative Water Supplies available in Carrigaline

Work continues to repair burst pipe

  • Estimated completion time of 6pm this evening
  • Supply may take 2-3 hours to return
  • Recommended to boil tanker water before use

20 August 2019

Essential maintenance being carried out at the Murrough Pumping Station

Potential odours while works are being carried out

  • Works start today, Tuesday 20th August
  • Works will take approximately three days
  • We would like to apologise for any odours

19 August 2019

Water main improvement works in Arklow may cause disruption to supply on Wednesday night

Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Works taking place from 10pm-2am
  • May cause reduced pressure and outages
  • Customer helpline 1850 278 278

19 August 2019

Potential odour while essential maintenance is carried out at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

Maintenance will reduce the risk of future odours from the plant

  • Maintenance will start immediately
  • Works will take approximately five days
  • We apologise for any odours that may arise

16 August 2019

Irish Water committed to safeguarding the Water Supply for Athlone

Review of the proposed water treatment plant at Killinure Lough complete

  • Better to upgrade water treatment plant at Custume Bridge
  • A safe and resilient water supply to Athlone is a priority
  • Scheme will have the capacity to meet demands of Athlone

16 August 2019

Water mains improvement works on the Togher Road, Glasheen, Cork

Works may cause disruption to supply on Tuesday August 20 from 7pm-11.30pm

  • Following works supply may take 2-3 hours to return
  • Part of our national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • List of affected areas

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