Saturday 23 September 2017

How the councils are coping

Dublin



  • Dublin City: Restrictions will continue to apply from 7pm to 7am but areas will only be cut off every second day.
  • Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown: Supplies improving but overnight shut-downs or pressure losses will apply over the coming nights.
  • Fingal: Pressure reductions and cut-offs for next two nights. Tankers in place but supplies restored in most areas, apart from Kileek Lane/Leas Cross and St Margarets due to pump failure.
  • South Dublin: Loss of supply across the entire area from 7pm tonight until 7am tomorrow.


Carlow

Restrictions in place across the county, and property owners are urged to check for leaks.

Cavan

Widespread shortages with parts of Cavan town cut off from 9pm last night. Tankers in use throughout the county.

Clare

Water cut off in 23 towns and villages including Ennis, Shannon and Ennistymon yesterday. Tankers in use.

Cork

Water restored in most parts apart from north of the county. Restrictions in Mallow and Charleville.

Donegal

Restrictions in Stranorlar area from 6 last night. Public urged to conserve supplies.

Galway

Supplies critically low, with cut-offs in Ballinasloe, Barna, Moycullen and Athenry. Tankers in use.

Kerry

Supplies have been restored to most areas.

Kildare

Some restrictions remain in place.

Kilkenny

No restrictions planned.

Laois

Supplies in most areas.

Leitrim

Night-time restrictions in some areas.

Limerick

Night-time restrictions in some areas. Normal supplies in the city.

Longford

Reservoir levels low with restrictions in some areas.

Louth

Supply restored to normal in most areas.

Mayo

Most restrictions lifted but people warned to conserve water.

Meath

Supply to most areas but councils warns that more pipes may burst.

Monaghan

Normal supply in most areas.

Tipperary

Restrictions in place, particularly in the south.

Offaly

Restrictions at night to build up supplies.

Roscommon

Low pressure in some areas.

Sligo

Night time restrictions in Ballymote, Coolaney, Ballinacarrow, Monasteraden, Gurteen and Ballintogher

Waterford

Overnight shut-offs across the county but supplies improving.

Westmeath

Reduced pressure with supplies shut off at night.

Wexford

Widespread shut-offs.

Wicklow

Night-time restrictions.

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