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Plans progress for a sustainable and environmentally friendly wastewater facility for Lixnaw

The residents of Lixnaw and surrounding communities will enjoy significant health, environmental and economic benefits as a result of a new Integrated Constructed Wetlands (ICW) for the village.

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21 March 2019

Works to improve the security of water in Balbriggan

New 6km water main from Jordanstown Reservoir to Kilsough Reservoir 

  • Works will commence 25 March
  • Ensure capability to meet future demands
  • Possible short-term water shut offs

21 March 2019

Works in Swanlinbar to improve water quality commence this week

Decommissioning and replacing one kilometre of old pipes

  • Part of our Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Possible short-term water shut offs
  • Works will secure water supply for the area

21 March 2019

New water mains upgrade in St Patrick’s Park commences

3.5 million litres saved each week in Carrick on Shannon

  • New programme will further secure water supply 
  • Information evening held in the area
  • Works are part of Leakage Reduction Programme

21 March 2019

Works to improve security of supply and reduce leakage get underway in Wesleyan Street, Rathmullan in Donegal

Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

  • Works to be completed by May 2019
  • May involve some short-term water shut offs
  • Works will reduce bursts and outages on network

20 March 2019

Essential works to water main in Drogheda

Works to safeguard the water supply may cause disruption in the area

  • Disruptions from 10am to 4pm on Thursday 21 March
  • Customers being encouraged to conserve water
  • For updates see water Supply and Services page

20 March 2019

Public Information Evening on new Wastewater Treatment Plant in Roundstone on Monday 25 March

Roundstone Community Centre from 5:30pm – 7:30pm 

  • Local community encouraged to attend  
  • Construction works to commence in 2020
  • Plant will serve a population equivalent of 1,000

20 March 2019

Saggart Reservoir works may cause disruption to some parts of Celbridge

Working in partnership with Kildare County Council and Dublin City Council

  • Works to take place from 6pm 19 March, until 20 March
  • Possible supply disruptions to Ardclough Rd, Celbridge
  • Some customers may experience low water pressure

20 March 2019

Irish Water welcomes oral hearing for Greater Dublin Drainage Project

New wastewater treatment facility to serve growing population of Dublin

  • Wastewater to double in next 30 years
  • Oral hearing to allow further discussion and examination
  • Infrastructure to be operational from 2026

19 March 2019

A more secure and reliable water supply for Ennistymon

Replacing ageing water mains prone to frequent bursts

  • Works to commence 25 March
  • Over 500 metres of old water mains to be replaced
  • Possible short-term water shut offs

14 March 2019

Wicklow residents urged to ‘Think Before You Flush’ as massive 8ft sewage blockage cleared

Third blockage in one day at the station

  • Blockage caused by inappropriate items being flushed
  • Negative impact on internal plumbing
  • More information on think before you flush

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