Advice of essential maintenance works to safeguard the water supply for Kilkerrin Moylough customers
31 October 2023
Essential maintenance works taking place on Wednesday and Thursday
Uisce Éireann is working in partnership with Galway County Council to carry out essential maintenance works to safeguard the water supply for homes and businesses supplied by Kilkerrin Moylough.
Uisce Éireann and Galway County Council wish to advise customers in the Kilkerrin and Moylough areas, that essential maintenance works on Slieveroe Water Storage Tower may cause intermittent loss of pressure and/or temporary disruption to supply to homes and businesses from 3:30 pm on Wednesday, 1 November 2023 until 7 am on Thursday, 2 November 2023.
Vulnerable customers who have registered with Uisce Éireann will receive direct communication on this planned maintenance work.
Speaking about the works, Operations Lead with Uisce Éireann, Justin Doran said: “This essential maintenance work at the main Slieveroe Storage Water Tower is necessary to continue to provide a safe and reliable supply to customers in the Kilkerrin and Moylough areas.”
Justin added: “Uisce Éireann understands the inconvenience when planned works like this occurs and thanks customers for their patience while we complete these essential works”.
Following this type of work, occasionally issues such as cloudy water (air bubbles), discolouration or internal airlocks may arise. For advice on how to resolve these issues, please visit our Supply Issues Following an Outage page. The Uisce Éireann customer care helpline is also open 24/7 on 1800 278 278 and customers can also contact us on Twitter @IWCare with any queries.
Uisce Éireann is responsible for delivering public drinking water and wastewater services for the people of Ireland. We are committed to enabling communities to thrive by continuously upgrading and developing critical infrastructure to support sustainable growth and development, providing safe drinking water, and enhancing the environment. To find out more visit our website.