What are the benefits of this project?

  • Will improve the water quality in the receiving waters
  • Cleaner water will enhance Liscannor’s amenity value and act as a platform for social and economic development
  • Project will ensure that the water quality standards set down by regulatory bodies will be achieved
  • The new pipes, pumping stations and new treatment plant have all been sized to accommodate an increase in the local population and will facilitate growth on the area

What is involved as part of this project?

  1. Construction of a new Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) that will serve a population equivalent of 1,500.
  2. A new wastewater pumping station.
  3. A new terminal pumping station with a storm water storage tank.
  4. Sewer pipelines to bring untreated wastewater to the WWTP and treated wastewater to the existing outfall.
  5. The existing outfall pipe will safely discharge the treated wastewater to  Liscannor Bay.
  6. This project is currently in the design and pre-planning stage.

More information

For further information you can contact the Project Team at ClareUWW@water.ie.

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