Boil water notice still in place for Ballymahon to protect the health of over 8,000 people
Irish Water is today reminding customers that the Boil Water Notice (BWN) issued last week for the Ballymahon Public Water Supply remains in place and water users should continue to adhere to HSE guidelines for boil water notices.
The Boil Water Notice was put in place as a precautionary measure following a failure in the treatment process at the Abbyshrule Water Treatment Plant. Testing of the supply is ongoing. Irish Water continues to work closely with the HSE and Longford CoCo to ensure the BWN is lifted at the earliest opportunity and hopes to have a further update early next week.
In the meantime, all customers of this supply are advised to boil water before use until further notice.
Water must be boiled for:
What actions should be taken:
Additional information and advice is available at Boil Water Notices or by calling Irish Water’s 24-hour customer care line at 1850 278 278. Updates are available at Water Supply Updates.
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