Post Tagged with: "Irish Water"

Planned €5m Irish Water Works In Tralee Town Area In 2018

Planned €5m Irish Water Works In Tralee Town Area In 2018

February 9, 2018 at 3:15 pm Comments are Disabled

IRISH Water is currently rolling out an extensive multi-million mains rehabilitation and lead replacement programme in Tralee. It’s part of Irish Water Capital Investment Programme with €5m works planned for the Tralee Town Area in 2018. Commencing in March, contractor Coffey Northumbrian Ltd will work in O’Rahilly’s Villas, Strand Street, Rae Street, […]

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At the sod-turning event by Minister of State for Housing and Urban Renewal, Damien English, TD, to mark the beginning of construction of a water treatment plant on Lough Guitane in Central Kerry, Central Regional Water Supply Scheme.The new water treatment plant is part of a €30 million investment by Irish Water in the Kerry Central Regional Water Supply Scheme which also includes upgrades to existing water infrastructure on the supply, servicing 62,000 people on 9 water supply zones in the county.  Cathaoirleach Kerry CoCo Cllr. Michael O’Shea, left, Damien English TD, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Renewal, Centre, and Jerry Grant, Managing Director Irish Water, right.Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan/FREE PIC***FREE PIC***

Sod Turned On €30m Water Treatment Plant To Service Tralee, Killarney And Beyond

August 25, 2016 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE sod was turned today to mark the start of construction of a new water treatment plant on Lough Guitane in Central Kerry to a wide area in Kerry, including Tralee. Minister of State for Housing and Urban Renewal, Damien English, TD, did the honours as the new water treatment […]

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Burst Water Mains At The Kerries Creates Six-Foot-Deep Hole In The Road

Burst Water Mains At The Kerries Creates Six-Foot-Deep Hole In The Road

April 27, 2016 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

A BURST water mains out in The Kerries created a six foot deep hole on a road in The Kerries on Monday. Bernard O’Keeffe and his wife Clem sent in photos of the hole to TraleeToday.ie. They came upon it on Monday evening and immediately contacted the gardai. The couple stayed […]

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Cathaoirleach Welcomes €30m Investment In Central Regional Water Supply Scheme

Cathaoirleach Welcomes €30m Investment In Central Regional Water Supply Scheme

March 7, 2016 at 3:33 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Pat McCarthy, has welcomed the announcement by Irish Water that it is to invest €30m in the largest public water supply scheme in the county. The investment in the Kerry Central Regional Water Supply Scheme – including the development of a new water […]

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PHOTOS: Crowd Gathers At The Right2Water Bill Burning Demonstration

PHOTOS: Crowd Gathers At The Right2Water Bill Burning Demonstration

August 13, 2015 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

  ANTI-WATER Charge campaigners and protesters again showed their defiance of Irish Water and the Government in the Square yesterday evening as they publicly burnt their bills. THE Kerry Branch of the Right2Water movement were the group behind the event as they encouraged everyone present to avoid payment of their water bills. […]

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Kerry general election candidate, Michael 'Pixie' O'Gorman, speaking at a Right2Water demonstration last May. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Anti-Water Charges Group To Burn Their Bills In Tralee Demonstration Next Week

August 5, 2015 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

  ANTI Water Charge campaigners and protesters will again highlight their defiance of Irish Water and the Government with an intention to burn their bills in public next week. The local Right2Water movement have organised the event for next Wednesday August 12 at 7pm in the Square in what is sure to attract […]

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Right2Water To Protest Outside Council Buildings On Monday

Right2Water To Protest Outside Council Buildings On Monday

July 17, 2015 at 12:22 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Righ2Water campaign got a shot in the arm earlier in this week when the government announced that  less than half (43%) of the total houses liable to pay water charges have paid up. “The news is brilliant and I think they’re hiding the figures. It could be even more […]

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Irish Water Figures Show 90% Of Kerry Households Have Registered For Charges

Irish Water Figures Show 90% Of Kerry Households Have Registered For Charges

May 18, 2015 at 4:12 pm Comments are Disabled

  NINETY per cent of households have registered for the water charges in Kerry, making it the second most compliant county in Ireland. From figures published in the Irish Examiner today, only Cavan, who have a 91% sign up rate, beats Kerry to the top of the list. Just coming fractionally behind Kerry, […]

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Right2Water Meeting In Kerins O’Rahilly’s Clubhouse Tonight

Right2Water Meeting In Kerins O’Rahilly’s Clubhouse Tonight

January 8, 2015 at 11:34 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Right2Water group will hold a meeting tonight (Thursday) at the Kerins O’Rahilly’s Clubhouse. The meeting will inform people about the water charges and their rights. There will be a question and answers session and plans for the protest in Castleisland (from Old Church Lane at 2pm) on Saturday, January 17 […]

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Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass.

Council To Ask That Some Estate Residents Be Exempt From Water Charges

October 6, 2014 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is to write to Irish Water to ask that residents of Tralee estates, proven to have dangerous levels of lead in their water supply, be exempt from water charges until the situation has been resolved. The Tralee Municipal District meeting of Kerry County Council heard on Monday morning, that the […]

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