Emergency Water Notice – Fingal County Council December 29th

29/12/2010

Current Water Disruptions: Wednesday 29th December at 6pm


Burst Watermain: There is a burst watermain in Seapark Green in Malahide. Repairs will be carried out this evening and the water should be restored by late evening. 


Naul, Walshestown, Ballyboghil, and Balrothery: We are still trying to secure the water supply in the reservoirs that serve these areas and as a result customers will have no water until the reservoir levels increase again.


Balbriggan Area: Jordanstown Reservoir is critically low at present and as a result we have had to restrict the water supply to the Balbriggan area from 10am this morning to 10am tomorrow morning(30th).

Garristown Area: We are still trying to secure the water supply in the reservoir following the mechanical fault with the pumps yesterday. We hope to have water restored to the area by late evening.


Howth: The water supply is on in the Howth area and will not be throttled tonight. However, we are experiencing problems in supplying water to high ground areas of Howth. Our Inspectors were unable to resolve this problem today but will continue works in the area again tomorrow.


Water Tanker Locations: 


Static water tankers are in place at the following locations:  


Naul Village, Grand Hotel in Malahide and at Casana Estate in Howth.


Standpipe Locations: There is a standpipe in place in Garristown Village and a standpipe will be in place at Balrothery Inn later this evening.


Water Restrictions Wednesday 29th December 


Castleknock, Carpenterstown, Lohunda O’Neill’s Corner: 6pm to 12 noon


Swords and Santry: 6pm to 12 noon