24 May 2019 Go back to News
Water main improvement works in Gurranabraher may cause disruption to supply
From 19.00 to 23.55 on Tuesday 28 May 2019
Irish Water wish to advise customers in Bantry Park road, Sunview Terrace, Coppingers Acre, Churchfield Terrace East, Churchfield Terrace West, Churchfield Place East, Churchfield Place West, Churchfield Gardens, Churchfield Square, Churchfield Green, Ascension Heights, St. Colmcille’s Road, Templeacre Avenue, Bakers Road, Presentation Road, Presentation Close, Chapel Field, St. Marys Hospital, Cathedral Road, Arrery Road, Monastery Terrace, Monastery Avenue, Mount St. Joseph’s Heights, Mount St. Joseph’s Close and surrounding areas in Gurranabraher, Co. Cork., that as part of water main improvement works being delivered there may be disruption to water supply from 19.00 to 23.55 on Tuesday 28 May 2019.
Reduced water pressure and water outages
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 improvement works water supply may take 2-3 hours to return as water refills the network.
We understand 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 our customer helpline on 1850 278 278 for any questions in relation to the works.
Part of national Leakage Reduction Programme
These works are being carried out as part of our national Leakage Reduction Programme which will, over the next 4 years, 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 our national programme of works to reduce leakage and improve Ireland’s water supply visit our Leakage Reduction Programme Page. For updates visit our Supply and Services Updates Page.