24 June 2019 Go back to News
Water mains improvement works in Cork
Works in Onslow Gardens, Commons Road, may cause disruption to supply on Tuesday June 25th from 10am to 2pm
Irish Water wish to advise customers in Lower Killeens Road, Parklands Drive, Park Court, Park View, Park Dale, Park Lawn, Parkmeade Close, Park Grove, Hillview Drive, Parkwood Close, Oakville Drive, Ashwood Close, Birchwood, Rowanville, Dierville, Hazelville, Beechwood Grove, Laburnum Grove, Glenwood Drive, Pinewood Grove and surrounding areas in Blackpool, Co. Cork, that as part of water mains improvement works being delivered, there may be disruption to water supply from 10am to 2pm on Tuesday 25th June 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 improvement 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.
Customers can call the Irish Water customer helpline on 1850 278 278 for any questions in relation to the works.
These works are being carried out as part of Irish Water’s 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 Irish Water’s national programme of works to reduce leakage and improve Ireland’s water supply visit our Leakage Reduction Programme Page
For updates on the works visit our Water Supply section.