Location
Dublin
Status
In Progress
Investment
€2.3 million

Benefits

  • Safe guard the water supply to the Donabate area
  • Provide a clean, reliable and safe water supply to the area
  • Allow for new connections to the network as population grows

Steps

  • Upgrade of the water network to the Donabate area
  • Capacity for 3,000 new housing units
  • 6km of new trunk main between Lisenhall junction and Donabate east

Details of Programme of Works

  • As part of the project, a new 2.5 km water main is to be constructed along the R126 Hearse Road, with works scheduled to commence along the on Monday 1 July 2019 and are expected to be completed in December 2019.
  • These essential upgrades will require the closure of the western end of the R126 Hearse Road to facilitate the construction of the water main.
  • These works will be undertaken at night from 8:00pm – 6:00am to minimise the disruption to residents and businesses from the road closure.
  • Traffic diversion plans are to be implemented to minimise any impacts from road closures and diversion signage will be in place.
  • Irish Water has been working in consultation with Fingal County Council to ensure that the works are undertaken in a manner to minimise traffic disruption to the area.
  • The Project Team will work closely with businesses and residents to minimise any potential disruption to traffic or local water supplies.
  • Every effort will be made to minimise noise and traffic disruption during these works and we apologise for any inconvenience that may be caused due to these necessary works.

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