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Residents in Pettigo in county Donegal are urged to run their water for a period of time before using it. Restrictions are in place on the supply at night-time and now there are concerns that the water is brown when people turn on their taps. Fianna Fail Councillor Mícheal Naughton…

Repair crews are working in counties Leitrim, Donegal and Sligo to repair disruptions to the water supply following the recent bad weather. Irish Water says it will continue to monitor water demand across County Leitrim over the coming days following mechanical issues at the South Leitrim Water Treatment Plant in…

Work is to start on Monday to upgrade the water supply in Blacklion, Co Cavan. It will include the replacement of damaged water mains as well as repairs to connections to some houses. More than a kilometre of old pipes will be replaced as well as old and damaged connections,…

A former Donegal councillor wants answers from Irish Water about a recent breakdown in the water supply to an area of Bundoran. Michael McMahon says the main water pipe burst on Saturday, 18th November and wasn’t fixed until the following day. However, he says there has since been no statement…

Donegal remains one of the counties which has the highest number of public water supplies in need of improvement. Of 33 supplies in the county originally on a list for remedial work, 12 were still on the list at the end of last year. The latest update on drinking water…

Met Eireann has issued a Yellow Weather Warning for Irish coastal waters. Strong gale force winds are expected along the coasts of Ireland today and into Monday morning. The Coast Guard is advising the public that if they are near cliffs, piers or the waters edge in general, to be…

The Local Authorities Waters and Communities Office is holding a number of public meetings in the region over the coming month. The LAWCO was set up in February of 2016 to promote better management of our natural water sources. It is funded by the Department of Housing, Community, Planning and…