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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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2 July 2019

Replacing ageing water mains in Blundell Wood, Edenderry, Co Offaly

Replacing over 850 metres of aged problematic water mains

  • Works will take place in Blundell Wood
  • Expected to be completed by September 2019
  • Possible short-term water shut offs

2 July 2019

Irish Water confirm no incidents at Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant

We can confirm no incidents have occurred at the plant in the last 48 hours

  • The Plant is operating normally 
  • Wastewater is treated to best possible standards
  • The plant treats approximately 40% of the country’s wastewater

1 July 2019

24 hour watermain improvement works will take place on Vevay Road in Bray until Friday

Currently installing 950 metres of new water mains along Vevay Road

  • Works will reduce the instances of bursts
  • Scheduled to be completed by end of July
  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme

28 June 2019

Plans to upgrade Lough Talt water treatment plant announced

Works progressing to ensure a safe and secure supply of water

  • Planning permission granted for essential works 
  • Current treatment plant does not provide adequate treatment
  • The project will be completed by the end of 2020

28 June 2019

Major upgrades to water network in Ballybofey, Crossroads and Killygordon areas to improve water supply and protect the local environment

Essential replacement and rehabilitation works

  • Number of areas may experience interruptions
  • Project will ensure a more reliable supply of water
  • Safeguarding our water for our future

28 June 2019

Essential water main repair works may cause disruption to supply in parts of Skerries on Monday 1 July

Traffic management system will be in place

  • Normal supply may take 2-3 hours to return network refills
  • We apologise for any inconvenience caused 
  • Updates on our Water Supply Updates map

28 June 2019

Work progressing to safeguard the water supply network in Donabate

Provide for future population growth and economic development

  • Improved supply to homes and businesses
  • Scheduled to commence 1 July 
  • Expected to be completed in December

28 June 2019

Providing a more secure, reliable water supply for Cork City

Completing construction of the Eastern Strategic Link trunk water main

  • Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Pipeline construction will commence on 1 July
  • Improved supply for homes and businesses

27 June 2019

Customers on the Mullingar Regional Water Supply are asked to conserve water as levels in Lough Owel are low

Warning to 50,000 customers on the supply that restrictions could be needed

  • Appeal to customers on the supply to conserve water 
  • Mullingar, Kinnegad, Moate, Rochfortbridge, Kilbeggan, Tyrrellspass 
  • Concern about water levels in Lough Owel 

27 June 2019

Bathing notice lifted at Dock Beach in Kinsale, Co. Cork

Notice due to overflow incident at pump station in Denis Quay

  • Incident resolved on the day
  • Pumping station has been operating as normal since
  • Sampling and testing of water has been completed

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