Irish Water issues update on €12 million pipe replacement programme

first_img Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Irish Water issues update on €12 million pipe replacement programme WhatsApp Twitter DL Debate – 24/05/21 Google+ By News Highland – March 22, 2019 WhatsApp €12 million is being invested in the replacement and rehabilitation of approximately 40 km of old water mains across the county by Irish Water and Donegal County Council.Irish Water says the works commenced last September, and will be complete by the end of 2019.They say it will reduce bursts, and lessen the loss of clean drinking water through leaks.Work has been completed on projects in Kerrykeel, Doaghmore, Fanad, Meenaleck, Ranafast, and Sheskinbeg, and Irish Water says works are ongoing at Derrybeg, Brinnalack, Argery, Ballindrait, Lifford and the Ballybofey South Backline.Works will commence in Bundoran West at the end of April and Corker and Ballyshannon in May.Remaining schemes currently at design stage are Abbeylands, Ballyshannon, Three Trees, Quigleys Point, Cabry and Redcastle. It is envisaged that these schemes will commence in summer 2019.Irish Water say they envisage the works being completed on all sections towards the end of this year, and this will improve the level of service to consumers and making significant progress on leakage reduction within the county.Traffic management will be in operation at all sites during the works and residents and businesses in the affected areas will be notified ahead of the work commencing and provided with contact details should they have any questions Facebook Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Facebook Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Previous articleNight Night North West – Series 2 – Episode 7Next articleFour Harps players in Republic of Ireland Schoolboys squad News Highland Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population growslast_img read more