That's the view of Cathaoirleach of Westmeath County Council Paddy Hill.
The Cathaoirleach of Westmeath County Council says it's not acceptable that residents and businesses are having to boil their water for long periods of time.
Fianna Fail's Paddy Hill is making the comments after Irish Water placed a boil water notice in north Westmeath
It's due to a mechanical failure at the water treatment plant that resulted in the disinfection process being compromised.
Councillor Hill says locals in Hilltown, Fore and Collinstown are annoyed: