Galway Bay fm newsroom – Irish Water is evaluating options for the removal of turbidity in the Kilconnell Public Water Supply and Ballyboggan Water Scheme.
This comes after a boil water notice was issued last month due to elevated levels of turbidity in the raw water entering the Kilconnell Water Treatment Plant.
The boil water notice which has affected 246 customers for the past three weeks still remains in place.
Irish Water is continuing to monitor the turbidity levels of the raw water source which it says are still unstable.
Turbidity is the cloudiness in water caused by large numbers of particles.
Customers are urged to boil water before consumption including for the washing of teeth, making of ice and in the preparation of food.
TD Mairéad Farrell calls for an election in place of planned Taoiseach handover
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Local TD Mairéad Farrell is calling for an election, instead of the planned handover between Michael Martin and Leo Varadkar.
On December 17th, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar will return to the Taoiseach position, taking over from Micheal Martin, as part of the planned cabinet reshuffle.
Speaking on Galway Talks, Galway West TD Mairéad Farrell says she thinks voters need to have their say:
Enquiries ongoing following road collision in Claregalway last night
103 Galway residents to receive Irish Citizenship this week
Galway Bay fm newsroom – 103 Galway residents will become Irish citizens today.
Nationwide, 3,500 people from 130 countries will receive their certificates of naturalisation in Killarney over the next two days.
Junior Minister at the Department of Justice James Browne says it will give them rights and legal protections.
He says people from other nations who’ll become Irish citizens will contribute to Ireland: