11 November 2019 Go back to News
New connection works in Shanagarry, Co. Cork, may cause disruption to supply in surrounding areas
Connection works in Shanagarry and surrounding areas tomorrow 12 November
Irish Water wishes to advise customers in Shanagarry, Garryvoe, Ardnahinch, Ballylongane and surrounding areas, that as part of new connection works being delivered, there may be disruption to water supply from 10am to 2pm on Tuesday 12 November 2019.
During these essential planned works, homes and businesses in the above areas area may be impacted by reduced water pressure and water outages. Following these works water supply may take 2-3 hours to return as water refills the network.
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.
National Leakage Reduction Programme
These works are being carried out as part of Irish Water’s national Leakage Reduction Programme which will, over the next 4years, see €500 million invested to reduce the level of leakage across the country by fixing and replacing ageing water mains. This will ensure a safe, reliable water supply which is vital for our health, our environment and our growing population and economy.
To find out more about Irish Water’s national programme of works to reduce leakage and improve Ireland’s water supply visit our Leakage Reduction Programme Page. For updates visit our Water Supply Updates page.
Customers can call the Irish Water customer helpline on 1850 278 278 for any questions in relation to the works.