Irish Water and Galway County Council are continuing to carry out repairs to a burst watermain on the Tuam Road, Athenry to restore water to customers in the area. Crews worked late last night to repair the burst pipe which has again burst this morning. Repairs are expected to be completed by 1pm and it may take one to two hours after this to restore normal supply to all customers affected by the burst.

Properties in the following areas may be impacted by disruption to their supply while the repairs are underway: Lambert Court, Dún Rí, Cullairbaun, Parklands, Árd Esker, Cáislean Rí, Garraí Glas, Tuam Road, Athenry and surrounding areas.

Irish Water continues to work at this time, with our Local Authority partners, contractors and others to safeguard the health and well-being of both staff and the public and to ensure the continuity of critical drinking water and wastewater services. Irish Water would like to remind people to follow the HSE COVID-19 advice and ensure frequent handwashing.

Irish Water understands the inconvenience when a burst occurs and thanks customers for their patience while we work to repair the burst and restore normal supply to impacted customers. Irish Water and Galway County Council regrets any inconvenience caused. Our customer care helpline is open 24/7 on 1850 278 278 and customers can also contact us on Twitter @IWCare with any queries.  For updates please see our Water Supply and Services section.

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Crews working to repair as quickly and as safely as possible

Irish Water is working with Galway County Council to carry out urgent repairs to restore water supply following a burst watermain on the Tuam Road, Athenry. Crews are working to repair the burst watermain as quickly and as safely as possible.

Properties in the following areas may be impacted by disruption to their supply while the repairs are underway; Lambert Court, Dún Rí, Cullairbaun, Parklands, Árd Esker, Cáislean Rí, Garraí Glas, Tuam Road, Athenry and surrounding areas. The repairs are expected to be completed during the morning of Friday 16 October. Once the repairs are successfully completed, normal water supply will begin to be restored. Full water supply may take 1-2 hours to return as water refills the network.

Irish Water is working at this time, with our Local Authority partners, contractors and others to safeguard the health and well-being of both staff and the public and to ensure the continuity of critical drinking water and wastewater services. Irish Water would like to remind people to follow the HSE COVID-19 advice and ensure frequent handwashing.

Irish Water understands the inconvenience when a burst occurs and thanks customers for their patience while we work to repair the burst and restore normal supply to impacted customers. Irish Water and Galway County Council regrets any inconvenience caused. Our customer care helpline is open 24/7 on 1850 278 278 and customers can also contact us on Twitter @IWCare with any queries.

For updates please see our Water Supply and Services section.

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