Network improvement works in Amberley Park, Douglas to strengthen Cork City water supply

25 November 2022

Information below is relevant until further updates are provided here or on our Supply and Service Updates section.

Irish Water are due to commence water network improvement works in Amberley Park, Douglas, Cork City to strengthen the water supply in the area.

Irish Water and Cork City Council, wishes to advise customers in the below areas, that as part of the water main connection works being delivered in Amberley Park, Douglas, there may be disruption to their water supply from 10am to 2pm on Tuesday 29 November. 

We wish to advise customers in Amberley Park, Amberley Heights, Amberley Drive, Arbour Court, Kingsford Park, Stockton Close, Dosel Drive, Sandown, The Marlings, Kenley, Waldin, Eugene Drive, Grange Heights, Oakview Lawn, Oakview Drive, Oakview and surrounding areas.

During these essential works, homes and businesses in the above areas area may be impacted by reduced water pressure and water outages. Following the completion of improvement works, water supply may take two-three hours to return as water refills the network. Work crews will endeavour to complete works ahead of time to expedite the return of supply to the affected areas. 

Irish Water understands this type of work can be inconvenient and will ensure our work crews make every effort to minimise any disruption these works may cause.

Customers can call the Irish Water customer helpline on 1800 278 278 for any questions concerning the works.

These works are being carried out as part of Irish Water’s national Leakage Reduction. Since 2018, Irish Water has invested over €500 million to upgrade the underground water network across the country through the delivery of the Leakage Reduction Programme. We are investing a further €250 million every year up to the end of 2030 - fixing leaks and replacing pipes to provide a more reliable water supply.

To find out more about Irish Water’s national programme of works to reduce leakage and improve Ireland’s water supply visit our National Leakage Reduction Programme Page.

For updates visit our Supply and Service Updates section.

Updates on this work can be found on the Irish Water Supply and Service map by entering the following reference number in the search bar on: COR00055882.