Update on works to repair large water distribution main (1000mm) off James Street (Monday 3rd March@9.45am)

03/03/2014 9:53 am

The water leak on the 1,000 millimetre diameter watermain has been repaired and normal water supply services have been resumed. Dublin City Council would like to thank everyone for conserving water over the past 48 hours. Disruptions were kept to a minimum throughout the city over the weekend. Please visit www.taptips.ie for simple tips on how to conserve water without having an adverse impact on lifestyle


Update on Water Disruption due to break on a large water distribution main (1000mm) off James Street (Sunday 2nd March @4pm)

02/03/2014 3:57 pm

Dublin City Council wishes to advise that the repairs to the damaged watermain are still ongoing.  The City Council’s Water Division has been able to maintain water supplies throughout the City while repair works are taking place. This has been done by reconfiguring the water supply network for the city.Pressures have been reduced in some parts of the north city. Full supplies, which had been scheduled to return today, are now expected to be back on Monday, March 3rd.

Please restrict water usage during the disruption period and visit http://www.taptips.ie for simple tips on how to conserve water without having an adverse impact on lifestyle.

Customers experiencing severe water disruption should contact Dublin City Council Water Services Division on the Emergency Number 01-6796186 (outside office hours only)

 

Update on Water Disruption due to break on a large water distribution main (1000mm) off James Street (Saturday 1st March @2.30pm)

01/03/2014 2:42 pm

Dublin City Council wishes to advise that the repairs are currently underway. The City Council’s Water Division expect the works to be completed later tonight. Full supplies are expected to be back by Sunday afternoon.

Dublin City Council will endeavour to minimise the disruption and apologises for the inconvenience caused. Please restrict water usage during the disruption period and visit http://www.taptips.ie for simple tips on how to conserve water without having an adverse impact on lifestyle.

Customers experiencing severe water disruption should contact Dublin City Council Water Services Division on the Emergency Number 01-6796186 (outside office hours only)


Disruption to Dublin City Water Supply – Friday 28th February 2014 until Sunday, March 2nd 2014

28/02/2014 5:02 pm

Dublin City Council regrets to advise that due a break on a large water distribution main (1000mm) off James St, customers in areas of the City will experience disruption to water supply from today until Sunday 2nd March 2014. This will result in reduced pressures and the possibility of temporary water loss due to necessary water shutdowns, which will facilitate repair of the main.

The areas most likely to be worst affected include:

  • North of the Liffey : Cabra; Glasnevin; Phibsboro; Drumcondra; parts of Doneycarney; Santry and parts of Beaumont;
  • South of the Liffey: Heuston area south to Thomas St and east to Bridgefoot St.

Please click on the following link to view a detailed map of the areas affected

Work began on the repairs at 6.30am this morning and is likely to continue well into Sunday evening.
If required, water tankers will be made available for customers. Locations of tankers will be detailed in updates throughout the weekend, through press releases, on our website at http://www.dublincity.ie and on Twitter @DubCityCouncil.

Dublin City Council will endeavour to minimise the disruption and apologises for the inconvenience caused. Please restrict water usage during the disruption period and visit http://www.taptips.ie for simple tips on how to conserve water without having an adverse impact on lifestyle.

Customers experiencing severe water disruption should contact Dublin City Council Water Services Division on the Emergency Number 01-6796186 (outside office hours only)

Water is precious. Let’s conserve it. Tá uisce luachmhar. Caomhnaímís é.


Disruption of Water Supply

28/02/2014 3:40 pm

Friday 28th February 2014 until Sunday, March 2nd. 2014

Dublin City Council advises that following a break on a large water distribution main there will be disruption to water supply resulting in reduced pressures and the possibility of temporary water shutdowns in the red shaded areas from today, Friday 28th February 2014 until Sunday, March 2nd. Dublin City Council hopes to minimise the disruption times and apologises for the inconvenience caused.

Please restrict water usage during the disruption period.

For further information please contact:
Dublin City Council
Water Services Division 01-2220600
Emergency Number 01-6796186 (outside office hours only)

Affected Areas

Click on the map to view the full sized Image as a PDF

Water is precious. Let’s conserve it. Tá uisce luachmhar. Caomhnaímís é.


Severe Weather Warning: Code Level Orange for Dublin Area

14/02/2014 12:10 pm

Wet and very windy with strong to gale force easterly winds this morning with mean speeds of 55 to 70 km/h and gusts of 85 to 120 km/h. Heavy rain will lead to localised flooding. The rain will turn to heavy, thundery showers later.

Valid from 09:00 Friday 14-February-2014 until 15:00 Friday 14-February-2014


Severe Weather Warning : Code Level Red for Dublin Area

12/02/2014 4:58 pm

Continuing very stormy for a time this evening with very dangerous westerly winds of mean speeds of 80 to 100km/h and very severe gusts of 130 to 170km/h.

Valid from 15:00 Wednesday 12-February-2014 until 19:00 Wednesday 12-February-2014


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