Proposed timeframe for pipe repair works in Falcarragh ‘unacceptable’


The Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council has described Irish Waters unchanged stance on its plans for repair works to the Falcarragh water supply as unacceptable.

In a statement issued this morning, the utility says that it has applied for funding for the mains in the area to be replaced but the work won't be complete until November.

Businesses were forced to shut their doors last week over a major water outage, one of many to hit Falcarragh over the last few years.

Cllr Seamus O'Domhnaill says the proposed time frame for repair works is simply not good enough: