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Upper Liffey Valley Sewerage Scheme progressing to support current and future development in east Kildare

Irish Water is progressing the Upper Liffey Valley Sewerage Scheme which will increase the capacity of the wastewater network and support future population and economic growth in east Kildare.

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7 December 2018

Overnight restrictions for Croom water supply

We're working with Limerick  County Council to restore normal  supply as soon as possible

  • Croom, Banogue and surrounding areas affected
  • Water tankers deployed to refill reservoir
  • Customers ni higher areas may have intermittent outage or low pressure

7 December 2018

Works begin on €21.5 million project to upgrade the Tullamore and Birr Water Supply Schemes

Works will ensure a reliable supply of high quality drinking water

  • Project is expected to be completed in 2020
  • New water treatment plants in Tullamore, Birr and Clonaslee
  • Sod-turning event to mark the start of works 

7 December 2018

Supporting Kilkee Chamber of Commerce and Kilkee Tidy Towns to help Make Kilkee Plastic Free

Encouraging local people to use stainless steel bottles 

  • Plastic bottles can damage marine life
  • Protecting our rivers, lakes and coastal waters
  • Think Before You Flush

6 December 2018

Kiltealy Boil Water Notice lifted following works by Irish Water

Customers in the area can now resume normal use

  • Decision follows consultation with the HSE
  • Satisfactory monitoring results confirm water safe to drink
  • We will continue to monitor and test the quality of the supply

6 December 2018

Improving security of supply for local communities in Mountbolus, Co. Offaly

Works have commenced to replace ageing water mains prone to frequent bursts

  • Tullamore Road, Clonaslee Road
  • Gortacur Road, Ard Aoibhinn, Glen Ard
  • Works may involve some short-term water shut offs

6 December 2018

Ensuring better service delivery for customers in Inishturk and Clare Island

Two new work vehicles have been delivered to Mayo County Council

  • Ensuring staff continue to deliver reliable service
  • €16m invested to upgrade our fleet nationally
  • Projects and Plans

6 December 2018

Upgraded Ballyboden Water Treatment Plant officially opened following €10.5 million investment

37,000 people have been removed from the EPA's Remedial Action List

  • Reduced contamination risks of the treated water
  • Ensuring the delivery of high quality drinking water
  • Meeting the needs of future generations

4 December 2018

A more secure and reliable water supply for Kanturk

Works to install new water mains which commenced in August are now complete

  • 2.6 kilometres of water mains installed
  • National Leakage Reduction Programme
  • Projects and Plans

4 December 2018

Ballycastle Boil Water Notice lifted with immediate effect

Customers can now resume normal use of their water supply

  • Following advice from the Health Service Executive
  • Reservoirs and network have been thoroughly cleaned
  • Risk of further cryptosporidium detections

3 December 2018

€44 million investment in the Letterkenny Regional Water Supply Scheme

Residents and businesses will enjoy a clean, safe and secure drinking water supply

  • Construction of a new water treatment plant
  • Over 6.3km of new pipework will be laid
  • Works are due to commence in the coming weeks

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