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#Water Shortages

# water-shortages - Monday 25 June, 2018

Supplies already under pressure due to hot spell, Irish Water says

Met Éireann said that temperatures will reach as high as 30 over the next few days.

# water-shortages - Monday 4 November, 2013

Dublin City Council passes motion to call Hogan and Irish Water before it

Councillors heard from the City Engineer at a meeting tonight, the first since restrictions were imposed last week.

# water-shortages - Friday 1 November, 2013

Water coming back on in Dublin - but three nights of restrictions to go

The water shortage is not believed to have affected emergency services last night on what is usually one of the busiest nights of the year for call-outs.

# water-shortages - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Council: water will take time to come back - and may look cloudy

People in Dublin have been warned that their water may look brown, orange or yellow when the supply is switched back on in the morning.

# water-shortages - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

'Ireland is like a third world country when it comes to water supply'

The Irish Restaurant Association said businesses will be seriously affected by water restrictions saying they are paying the highest water rates in Europe and the water service should reflect that.

# water-shortages - Friday 3 June, 2011

Dublin city council urges public to conserve water

Householders and businesses across the entire Dublin region are being asked to conserve water and prepare for possible shortages to avoid the first summer restrictions since 1997 being imposed.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Fears over the spread of new forms of deadly MRSA and E.coli bugs; checkout worker takes Tesco to court over lottery row; and Stephen Fry’s suicide fears.

# water-shortages - Sunday 2 January, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: General election postponed to late March; AG called in to mediate between warring coalition partners, and Hotmail users hit by vanishing email syndrome.

# water-shortages - Saturday 1 January, 2011

The 9 at 9: New Year's Day

Nine things you really need to know before you start your year: the world rings in the New Year as car bombs rock Egypt and Nigeria; gardaí investigate activities of two Revenue officials and Australia braced for biblical flooding.