UPDATE-Burst watermain in Balbriggan, Tues 3/4/18

UPDATE-Burst watermain in Balbriggan, Tues 3/4/18

Water outage in Balbriggan, Tuesday 3rd April 2018 due to a burst on water main feeding the Kilsough and Flemington reservoirs. Repair work has now been completed on the burst water main.

Water supply is being restored to south west Balbriggan this evening as the water level in KIlsough reservoir rises. Low water pressure will be experienced for a period of time after water is restored.

Water supply to north west Balbriggan will be restored by 10am tomorrow morning as Flemington reservoir refills overnight. Low water pressure will be experienced for a period of time after water is restored.

Customers are again requested to conserve water until normal supply restored. Alternative water supplies from tankers (boil water notice) will be available from this evening at the Castle Mill Shopping Centre and at Bremore Pastures Park/Hastings Estates.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this disruption.
Irish Water is aware of this outage. 04 2018
Original SMS Content: UPDATE - Burst watermain in Balbriggan, Tuesday 3rd April 2018 - Areas affected: All Balbriggan town from Bremore (north) to The Chantries (south)

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