Water supply disruptions expected in Louth this week as work carried out

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Water supply disruptions expected in Louth this week as work carried out

Irish Water is working in partnership with Louth County Council to carry out essential works securing the water supply for customers across County Louth.

Customers in the following locations may experience temporary disruption to their supply this week while works are ongoing;

Customers in Knock Shee Avenue, Blackrock and surrounding areas may experience low water pressure and/or outages for short periods today, Tuesday 23 March, between 9:00am and 6:00 pm due to essential hydrant works.

 Customers in Drumcashel, Castlebellingham and surrounding areas may experience low water pressure and/or outages for short periods tomorrow, Wednesday 24 March, between 9:00am and 6:00pm daily due hydrant repair works.

 Customers in Pearse Park, Drogheda and surrounding areas may experience low water pressure and/or outages for short periods tomorrow, Wednesday 24 March, between 9:00am and 6:00pm due to leak repair works.  

 Customers in Mullanstown, Ardee and surrounding areas may experience discoloured water, low water pressure and/or outages for short periods on Thursday 25 March and Friday 26 March between 9:00am and 6:00pm daily due to leak detection works.  

It may take 2-3 hours for normal water supply to return to all customers but it is important to continue to follow the HSE guidance on hand-washing.

Irish Water and Louth County Council understands the inconvenience caused when works occur and thanks customers for their patience while we complete these essential works and restore normal supply to impacted customers.

Irish Water and Louth County Council regret any inconvenience caused.

Irish Water is working at this time, with our local authority partners, contractors and others to safeguard the health and well-being of staff and the public and to ensure the continuity of drinking water and wastewater services.

The latest updates on these works will be available on the supply and service section of our website https://www.water.ie. The Irish Water customer care helpline is open 24/7 and customers can call us on 1850 278 278. Customers can also contact us on Twitter @IWCare with any queries.