15 October 2018 Go back to News
Water restored to South Inishowen homes following repairs to burst water pipe over the weekend
Major burst occurred in Buncrana area at midnight on Friday
Irish Water, working in partnership with Donegal County Council restored water to homes and businesses in South Inishowen on Saturday afternoon following a major burst in the Buncrana area at midnight on Friday night.
Repairs completed at approximately 4.30pm on Saturday
A repair crew was mobilised from early on Saturday morning and repairs were completed at approximately 4.30pm on Saturday afternoon with water returning to homes and businesses after that time. All of South Inishowen was affected by this burst water pipe.
Peter Gallagher, Irish Water’s Asset Operations Lead for Donegal commented “We understand that this major burst had a big impact on the homes and businesses in South Inishowen and we thank customers for their patience while crews worked hard from early on Saturday morning and throughout the day to fix the pipe as quickly as possible.”
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