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Water conservation campaign launched to encourage the public to use only what they need

Water is precious, let’s use only what we need. Find out about our water conservation campaign and how we can all play our part in safeguarding our water for our future.

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5 July 2019

Watermain improvement works in areas of Coolgreaney Road, Arklow, Co. Wicklow

Works may cause disruption to supply on Wednesday 10 July from 10pm-2am 

  • Constructing over 3kms of new water mains
  • Possible reduced water pressure and water outages
  • Part of our national Leakage Reduction Programme

5 July 2019

Customers in Wicklow Town to benefit from a more reliable water supply

Follows completion of watermain replacement works

  • Replacing 350m of ageing watermains
  • Works will reduce amount of bursts and outages
  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

4 July 2019

Works to safeguard the water supply in Howth have commenced

Securing supply for over 20,000 residents and businesses in the area

  • Involves constructing a new 6km water main 
  • Scheduled to be completed in late 2020
  • Traffic management will be in place

4 July 2019

Delivery of first class water services for Donegal customers

Operated by Donegal County Council on behalf of Irish Water

  • 56 new vehicles over next three months
  • Efficient and reliable service to our customers
  • Quality, fit-for-purpose water and wastewater services

3 July 2019

Two-way traffic will be reinstated on Pearse Road in Letterkenny to facilitate bank holiday traffic

Facilitating the Northern Ireland bank holiday from July 11-15

  • €50 million investment in upgrade works
  • Reduced sewer flooding in the town
  • A consistent and secure supply of water

3 July 2019

Works to improve security of water supply in South Dublin

Works may cause interruptions to supply this weekend

  • From 9am on Thursday until 5pm on Sunday
  • Trunk water main in Rathcoole Park
  • Urging customers to conserve water during works

3 July 2019

Potential odour during essential maintenance at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

Works involve cleaning the storm water holding tanks 

  • Will resolve current odour issues 
  • Tanks currently contain large amount of debris
  • Works scheduled to last one week

3 July 2019

Carrying out essential works to the watermains on Marsh road area of Drogheda

Flushing of the watermains will help safeguard the water supply 

  • Watermains flushing from 8am to 6pm on Friday 5 July
  • Possible intermittent disruption to supply during works
  • See water supply and services section for more

2 July 2019

‘Think Before You Flush’ to help protect marine environment during Irish Open

Lahinch gets ready to welcome thousands of visitors for Irish Open

  • The event will generate additional water demand
  • Working to ensure appropriate infrastructure is in place
  • All wastewater must be collected and treated

2 July 2019

Water restrictions required tonight in Athlone

Restrictions needed to allow water levels to continue to recover

  • Ensuring water levels in Annagh reservoir recover
  • Follows a period of high demand
  • From 10pm tonight until 6am tomorrow

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